(Interview Recorded: Wednesday 3rd October
In this episode we speak with Professor Alex Parker about the use of physical activity as an intervention to ease depression in young people.
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Professor Alex Parker
Alex leads the Healthy and Inclusive Communities: Physical Activity, Sport and Culture research program within the Institute for Health and Sport (IHES) at Victoria University. Her research group aims to measure, understand, and promote exercise and physical activity to
Alex has extensive experience in leading clinical trials to promote physical activity in young people with mental health concerns. She is leading the Mental Health Research Consortium at VU which aims to address the high prevalence of physical and mental health concerns through
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