Sally Fitzpatrick

Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle

Sally Fitzpatrick is a Clinical Psychologist and Developmental Researcher who is passionate about understanding the factors that contribute to the mental health and well-being of all Australians. She is Project Lead, Mental Health and Research, at Everymind, and conjoint senior lecturer in the School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Newcastle.

Sally's research has primarily focused on understanding the factors that contribute to the mental ill-health of both children and adults, and the translation of this research into accessible evidence-based programs. She has co-authored two online therapeutic programs for children and is currently leading the development of a new online program for adult carers for those experiencing anxiety or depressive symptoms. She also has expertise in managing large and complex multisite research trials across both academic and industry settings.

Sally has worked as a Clinical Psychologist for more than 10 years, with a focus on child and adolescent mental health. Her education and work history combine to highlight a commitment to advocating for the mental health and well-being of youth and their families through both research and clinical practice.

Experience

  • –present
    Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle