Headspace: The gap between the evidence and the arguments

  title={Headspace: The gap between the evidence and the arguments},
  author={Anthony F Jorm},
  journal={Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry},
  pages={195 - 196}
  • Anthony F Jorm
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(3) Headspace is a major investment of the Australian health care system, with an income of AUD$129 million in 2014–2015, 98% of which came from government grants (headspace, 2015). There are now more than 80 headspace centres in Australia, and the model is spreading internationally. Given this level of investment, we need to closely examine the benefits of headspace services. Unfortunately, the data do not look good, with headspace producing… Expand
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