DR Magenta Simmons

DR Magenta Simmons

Positions

  • Youth Mental Health

Overview

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  • Dr Magenta Simmons is a Senior Research Fellow in Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Making and the Youth Partnerships in Research Coordinator at Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health in Melbourne, Australia. Her work focuses on how young people can be meaningfully involved as collaborators in research projects (youth partnerships in research), as consumers in clinical decision making about their own care (youth shared decision making), and as peer workers supporting other consumers (youth peer support).   

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Research

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Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2012
  • BA, Murdoch University 2005
  • DipMusicPerf, Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE 2001

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Supervision

Available for supervision

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