Dr Li is a Clinical Psychologist, Senior Clinical Research Manager 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 understanding gender differences and gender-related factors associated with psychopathology. 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 complex fatigue-related disorders. 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.