Research Psychologist, Swinburne University of Technology

Imogen Rehm is a psychologist and early career researcher at Swinburne University of Technology. Her research interests include obsessive-compulsive and related disorders including trichotillomania (hair pulling disorder); web-based technologies and e-therapy to treat psychological conditions; and improving the psychological wellbeing of older adults, particularly those living in aged-care residential facilities.


  • 2016–present
    Research psychologist, Swinburne University of Technology


  • 2016 
    Swinburne University of Technology, Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology)
  • 2010 
    Monash University, Bachelor of Psychology (with Honours)


  • 2016
    Rehm, I., Music, S., Carlsson, A., Scanlan, F., Bhar, S.S., & Silver, M. Integrating web-based applications into aged care: Two case studies and discussion, Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings
  • 2015
    Bhar, S.S., Silver, M., Campbell, J., Lawson, M., O'Brien, S., & Rehm, I. Counselling older adults living in residential aged care settings: Four illustrative case studies, Australian Psychologist, 50(2), 141-147,
  • 2015
    Rehm, I., Moulding, R., & Nedeljkovic, M. Psychological treatments for trichotillomania: Update and future directions, Australasian Psychiatry, 23(4), 365-368
  • 2015
    Rehm, I., Nedeljkovic, M., Thomas, A., & Moulding, R. The role of cognitions and beliefs in trichotillomania: A qualitative study using interpretative phenomenological analysis, Behaviour Change

Research Areas

  • Psychology (1701)
  • Health, Clinical And Counselling Psychology (170106)