Dr Sally Fitzpatrick is a Program Manager and member of Everymind’s Senior Leadership Team. She commenced with Everymind in January 2018 and leads the families and caregivers priority program area, as well as Everymind's research team.
Sally is a registered Psychologist (with Clinical Psychology endorsement) and researcher who is passionate about the prevention of mental ill-health and suicide, as well as the promotion of wellbeing for all Australians.
Sally has combined her research with clinical work since 2008. She has published widely in peer-reviewed journals, presented her research at national and international conferences, and is an affiliate investigator on several large research projects. Sally is available to supervise PhD, Masters and Honours students in both Psychology and Public Health disciplines.
PhD and Master of Clinical Psychology, Macquarie University
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology Hons), Macquarie University
Bachelor of Arts (Welfare), Western Sydney University
Conjoint Senior Lecturer with the School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle
Clinical Senior Lecturer with the School of Psychological Sciences, The University of Newcastle
Honorary Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Psychology, Macquarie University
Affiliate Researcher with the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI)
Affiliate Investigator with the Centre for Research Excellence in Suicide Prevention (CRESP)
Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society College of Clinical Psychologists
Psychology Board of Australia Approved Supervisor
Wellbeing and Prevention Coalition in Mental Health
Manna Institute Project Management Group
Awards and recognition
Newcastle Permanent Research Mentor of the Year - provided by the Hunter Children’s Research Foundation Community Acknowledgement of Research Excellence (CARE) (2020)