Professor, Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne

Lisa is Professor within the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne. Her early research focus was on psychotic disorders, such as schizophrenia, and specifically early identification strategies and prediction of outcome and treatments for young people identified as being at ultra high risk (UHR) for psychotic disorder. Her research focus has broadened in recent years and she has been involved in research focusing on experiences of trauma, stigma, worry and increasingly is focusing on university student mental health and well-being. Lisa is also a fully registered clinical psychologist and has worked with young adults and adults experiencing a range of mental health difficulties. At the University of Melbourne she is involved in training the next generation of clinical psychologists.

Experience

  • –present
    Academic, Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne

Education

  • 2005 
    University of Melbourne, PhD
  • 1996 
    Flinders University, Master of Psychology (Clinical)