Emily is a provisional psychologist registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). She is currently completing her Masters of Clinical Psychology at the Institute of Social Neuroscience and is a student member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).
Emily comes from a background of working in Positive Behaviour Support. She has worked with clients of all ages with a range of neurodevelopmental disorders, mental health issues, and physical disabilities. This experience has led her to appreciate a holistic approach to health and wellbeing, and she enjoys working closely with other supports, such as family members, education providers, occupational therapists, and physiotherapists. Emily aims to work collaboratively with clients to meet their goals and help them develop tools to navigate issues such as emotion dysregulation, interpersonal difficulties, maladaptive coping responses, and difficulties with problem solving and attention.
Emily is currently working on a research project on the link between social self-efficacy, TikTok addiction and depressive symptoms. She has previously researched the role of personality in individuals who engage in problem alcohol use.