Senior Lecturer - Clinical Psychology, University of South Australia

Helen is a Clinical Psychologist. She completed her PhD at The University of Queensland and her Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Queensland University of Technology. Before coming to the University of South Australia, Helen worked as Senior Lecturer in the Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy at The University of Queensland.

Helen has been the recipient of a number of awards including:

2014 University of South Australia Early Career Researcher - Networking Award

2013 International Education Association of Australia (IEAA) Award for Best Practice/Innovation Joint award for thedesk

2012 The University of Queensland Faculty of Health Sciences Award for Programs that Enhance Learning for The Learning Thermometer.

2011 ANZ Mental Health Services Achievement Award. Joint award for OnTrack,

2010 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards - Service/Program category Joint award for OnTrack: Supporting your journey to health and wellbeing,

2008 Griffith University Primary Health Care Research Evaluation & Development Writing Bursary

2008 UniQuest Trailblazer Winner (Family Transitions Triple P)

2007 UniQuest Trailblazer Competition finalist (Family Transitions Triple P)


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer - Clinical Psychology, University of South Australia


  • 2003 
    The University of Queensland, Doctor of Clinical Psychology