DR Amy Morgan

DR Amy Morgan

Positions

  • anxiety, depression, prevention, internet, mental health litearcy

Overview

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  • Dr Amy Morgan’s research areas include prevention and early intervention of anxiety and depression and improving the mental health literacy of the community. She is particularly interested in the public health potential of internet programs for emerging mental health problems.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Alliance for the Prevention of Mental Disorders. Member 2012 -
  • International Society for Research on Internet Interventions. Member, website committee 2009 -
  • Society for Mental Health Research. Member 2007 -

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Additional Grant Information

  • Development of Cool Little Kids Online: preventing anxiety problems in young children, auDA Foundation Grant, 2013

    Increasing access to early prevention of internalising problems: An internet-based parenting program for young children. Early Career Fellowship, National Health and Medical Research Council, 2013-2016

    Self-help for anxiety, finding messages suitable for promotion to the public, beyondblue, 2013-2014.

    A consumer’s guide to what works for anxiety, beyondblue, 2009.

    An updated version of “Help for depression: what works (and what doesn’t)”. beyondblue, 2008.   

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2012
  • BAppSci (Psychology) (Honours), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology 2005
  • MMM, Monash University 2003
  • BASc, University of Melbourne 2002

Awards and honors

  • Early Career Researcher Award, Australian Rotary Health and Alliance for the Prevention of Mental Disorders, 2016
  • Rising Star, Association for Psychological Science, 2015
  • Excellent PhD Thesis in Psychology Award, Australian Psychological Society, 2013

Supervision

Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • Supervision is available for research on Cool Little Kids Online , a parenting program for anxiety in young children.