DR Danny Sullivan

DR Danny Sullivan


  • Causes and prevention of crime
  • Forensic Psychiatry (Assessment and management of offending behaviours)
  • Sexual Offending (Treatment and risk assessment)



  • Danny Sullivan is a forensic psychiatrist, employed as Executive Director of Clinical Services at the Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health (Forensicare).

    He studied medicine at the University of Melbourne, and trained in psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital in London and the Royal Melbourne Hospital. He also holds Masters degrees in medical law, bioethics, and management.
    Danny is active in teaching and research, and often provides expert evidence in criminal, coronial and regulatory matters.




Selected publications


Education and training

  • MMgmt, McGill University 2019
  • MHlthMedLaw, University of Melbourne 2000
  • MBioeth, Monash University 1998
  • MBBS, University of Melbourne 1994

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2016
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 2004



Available for supervision

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