Professor of Psychological Sciences, School of Psychological Sciences, Australian College of Applied Psychology and Honorary Assoc Prof with the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney

Lynne Harris is a psychologist and academic. Lynne has been employed at the Australian College of Applied Psychology since 2010 and prior to that was with the University of Sydney for about 18 years.

Lynne is the author of more than 70 book chapters, reports and journal articles about psychology, health and education. Her research includes studies focused on depression, anxiety (specific phobia, social phobia, and obsessive compulsive disorder), work stress and responses to serious medical diagnoses.

Experience

  • 2002–present
    Psychologist, University of Sydney Anxiety Disorders Clinic; Dr Lynne Harris Clinical Psychologist
  • 2014–2015
    Professor, School of Psychological Sciences, Australian College of Applied Psychology
  • 2010–2013
    Associate professor, School of Psychological Sciences, Australian College of Applied Psychology
  • 2003–2009
    Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney

Education

  • 2002 
    University of New South Wales, MPsychol(Clinical)Hons
  • 1991 
    University of New South Wales, PhD (Psychology)
  • 1987 
    University of New South Wales, BSc(Psych)Hons

Publications

  • 2015
    Mindfulness, explicit and implicit alcohol expectancies in alcohol dependent and non-alcohol dependent adults, International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction
  • 2014
    The Barriers to Seeking Treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in an Australian Population, Behaviour Change
  • 2011
    Self-focused Attention and Social Anxiety, Australian Journal of Psychology