Current Projects


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Men Building Intimate Partner Relationships

This study aims to create space for men to share their strategies and skills for building and sustaining intimate partner relationships.

110 participants shared over 700 photos with us that symbolized equitable intimate partner relationships. Please click on the link below to view the photos and find out more about this project.


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Preventing Male Suicide through Social Connection and Mutual Help

This study aims to learn what's working for men - or what's not - when it comes to social connection and peer support for mental health challenges. Findings from this research will be used to develop an online resource to support men to engage in peer support for better mental health. 


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Men in Mind

A world-first online training program for mental health practitioners, specifically designed to improve their confidence and competence to engage and respond to men in therapy. 



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The Buoy Project 

A collaborative project that speaks to the evidence gap in suicide prevention interventions for men and boys in Australia. 


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Through the eyes of men 

A project that uses photography to enable men to discuss their experiences of depression, anxiety, and suicidal thoughts 


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An online resource for men experiencing depression. 




Treating Common Mental Disorders in Women in Mozambique by Addressing Intimate Partner Violence in Couples

Information about this project coming soon! 

First Nations land acknowledegement

UBC VPRI acknowledges that the UBC Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm.

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