Researcher biography

Associate Professor in Clinical Psychology and Director of Clinical Psychology Programs at UQ. Her research focuses on music, mental health, loneliness and social connection. Developer of Tuned In program (music listening based emotion regulation program for young people); Groups 4 Belonging program (addressing loneliness in people recovering from addiction); and Sharper Minds (stepped care package for monitoring and early intervention of university students' mental health).

Course Convenor: PSYC7291 Cognitive Behaviour Therapies for Adults

Director, UQ Music, Dance & Health Research Group

Editor in Chief, Behaviour Change

National Executive committee, Australian Music & Psychology Society (AMPS)

Member, Arts Health Network QLD (AHNQ) committee.