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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Treatment Outcomes for Military Veterans With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Response Traj..
Key patterns and predictors of response to treatment for military veterans with post-traum..
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Exploring Theta Burst Stimulation for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder in Australian Veterans-A Pilot Study.
Jane Nursey, Alyssa Sbisa, Holly Knight, Naomi Ralph, Sean Cowlishaw, David Forbes, Meaghan O'Donnell, Mark Hinton, John Cooper, Malcolm Hopwood, Alexander McFarlane, Sally Herring, Paul Fitzgerald
Journal article | 2020 | Military Medicine
INTRODUCTION: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a severe and debilitating condition affecting a significant proportion of t..
Treatment Outcomes for Military Veterans With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Response Trajectories by Symptom Cluster
Andrea J Phelps, Zachary Steele, Sean Cowlishaw, Olivia Metcalf, Nathan Alkemade, Peter Elliott, Meaghan O'Donnell, Suzy Redston, Katelyn Kerr, Alexandra Howard, Jane Nursey, John Cooper, Renee Armstrong, Lea Fitzgerald, David Forbes
Journal article | 2018 | Journal of Traumatic Stress
Key patterns and predictors of response to treatment for military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder: a growth mixture modelling approach
AJ Phelps, Z Steel, O Metcalf, N Alkemade, K Kerr, M O'Donnell, J Nursey, J Cooper, A Howard, R Armstrong, D Forbes
Journal article | 2018 | Psychological Medicine
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Senior Clinical Specialist
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
Australian Society from Traumatic Stress Studies
International Neuropsychological Society
Fellow Of The College Of Clinical Neuropsychologists
APS College of Clinical Neuropsychologists
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