DR Amy Morgan

DR Amy Morgan


  • anxiety, depression, prevention, internet, mental health literacy, stigma



  • Dr Amy Morgan’s research areas include prevention and early intervention of anxiety and depression, reducing stigma, and improving the mental health literacy of the community.   


Member of

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


Selected publications


Investigator on

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.   


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


Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

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