Amy is a provisionally registered psychologist who is currently completing her Master of Clinical Psychology at Griffith University. She attained a Master of Suicidology after her undergraduate studies in Psychology, and is currently also working towards completing a PhD in Psychology, with her research focusing on the role of risk factors and emotion dysregulation on deliberate self-harm behaviours among youth. Amy has previously worked in the areas of disability and mental health and places importance on working collaboratively with individuals and families to promote resilience and positive mental health and wellbeing. Amy’s practice is guided by evidence based interventions such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and Attachment based approaches.
Amy has presented research at several national and international health conferences and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society.