Dr Li is a Clinical Psychologist, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Black Dog Institute and Conjoint Lecturer in the School of Psychology, UNSW Sydney. Her research expertise is in CBT-based digital intervention development and evaluation, and youth mental health with a particular focus on depression, anxiety and sleep disturbance. She was awarded a PhD in 2009 and holds a Masters in Clinical Psychology and a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours).
Dr Li has previously worked in mental health and neuroscience research, investigating the cognitive, neural and behavioural mechanisms that perpetuate anxiety disorders and how these relate to gender differences in psychopathology. She has extensive experience working as a clinical psychologist, teaching clinical psychology at a university level and is a Psychology Board of Australia approved clinical psychology supervisor.