IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Mental health and the ageing brain
Role:Affiliated Stakeholder Advisory Panel (ASAP)
Level:IHMRI Senior Fellow

Research focus

Professor Peter Kelly’s research is focused on the development, implementation and evaluation of evidence-based approaches with substance dependence and mental health treatment settings.

Publications and funding


  • Australian Psychological Society (APS) College of Clinical Psychologists

IHMRI research team

Research assistants

Camilla Townsend
Alison Beck E: alisonbe@uow.edu.au

PhD candidates

Dayle Raftery Role of insight in methamphetamine dependence
Elizabeth Dale SMART Recovery
Tayla Degan Improving treatment outcomes for people leaving residential substance use treatment
Tania Buchanan Engaging the disengaged in health behaviour change: cigarette smoking
Briony Osborne Developing effective parenting programs for vulnerable families: Exploring the utility of a proposed theoretical framework
Fiona Sheppeard Using a Place-Based Approach to Understanding Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment Interventions within Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations
Isabella Ingram Loneliness Amongst People with Substance Use Disorders
Lenna Carradus Integrated Treatment for the Comorbid Presentation of Bipolar Disorder and Substance Use Disorder: Introducing Recovery Stories
Melvin Goh The effect of Type 2 diabetes risk communication and risk perception on health behaviour intentions in a substance dependence population
Megan Wells Young people’s engagement and experiences with alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment services
Emma Hatton Treatment Trajectories in Residential Substance Dependence Treatment.