BlueWatch is a smartphone-based program designed to build resilience and positive mood. It is funded by Rotary Australia, and is designed to provide practical skills to help lift negative mood. The project is a collaboration between researchers from Deakin University, Federation University, Melbourne University, the Black Dog Institute (University of New South Wales), and Australian Catholic University.


The team members are:


Associate Professor Matthew Fuller-Tyszkiewicz (Deakin University)

Dr Ben Richardson (Deakin University)

Dr Linda Hartley-Clark (Deakin University)

Professor Helen Skouteris (Deakin University)

Professor Britt Klein (Federation University)

Associate Professor David Austin (Deakin University)

Professor Helen Christensen (Black Dog Institute)

Professor David Castle (University of Melbourne)

Associate Professor Cathy Mihalopoulos (Deakin University)

Dr Lucy Busija (Australian Catholic University)


If you have any questions about the project, please contact Dr Linda Hartley-Clark (