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Jane Nursey

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Jane Nursey


Jane is a Clinical Neuropsychologist. She currently holds the position of Director, Centenary of ANZAC Professional Support Service at Phoenix Australia.

Jane has 25 years’ experience in the public hospital and not-for-profit sectors as a Senior Clinician, Manager and Director of programs, working with groups and individuals across the lifespan in both acute and mental health services. She has expertise in the development and implementation of clinical service programs; policy and service development advice to government and industry; and development and implementation of knowledge transfer programs to assist government, clinical services and industry apply best practice support to staff and clients suffering from trauma related mental health issues. Jane has worked extensively with adults, children and adolescents presenting with a range of trauma-related mental health disorders, including veterans and members of the defence force, police, fire and ambulance officers, as well as victims of childhood abuse, sexual assault, acquired brain injury, and disaster survivors. Following the 2009 Victorian bushfires, Jane played a leading role in the development and implementation of a state-wide clinical and psychosocial recovery advisory and support service for bushfire-affected communities.Jane has extensive experience in developing and implementing training programs for mental health providers, community members and high risk industry workforces on identifying and managing trauma related mental symptoms and disorders. She has sat on numerous state government and hospital based advisory groups responsible for developing innovative programs and improving service delivery in both child and adolescent and adult health and mental health services.Jane’s research interests are in the field of the neurobiology and neuropsychology of trauma and trialling innovative treatments that target deficits in these areas which underlie many of the symptoms of trauma related mental health disorders.


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Senior Clinical Specialist


Member Istss

International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

Member Astss

Australian Society from Traumatic Stress Studies

Member Ins

International Neuropsychological Society

Fellow Of The College Of Clinical Neuropsychologists

APS College of Clinical Neuropsychologists

Member Aps,

Australian Psychological Society


Bachelor of Behavioural Science

La Trobe University

Graduate Dimploma in Child & Adolescent Psychology

University of Melbourne

Masters of Psychology

La Trobe University