IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Mental health and the ageing brain

Research focus

  • Psychological assessment and intervention in medical settings
  • Personality and personality disorders in medical settings
  • Collaborative care in medical settings for patients with complex psychological needs
  • Psychologically informed personalised medicine

Publications and funding


  • Pickard, J.A., Finch, A., Huxley, E., Townsend, M.L., Deuchar, S., Kate L. Lewis, K.L., Pratt J. and Grenyer, B.F.S. (Submitted July 2020). Assessing the efficacy of a stepped-care group treatment program for Borderline Personality Disorder: Study protocol for a pragmatic trial.
  • Allan, J. A., Leeson, P., De Fruyt, F., & Martin, L., Broyd, S., Deuchar, S., Keane, C., & Swinlon, S. (2017, December). Can we be more conscientious? An exploration of the outcomes of a group program designed to Increase conscientousness. In J. A. Allan (Chair), Intentional Personality Change. Symposium conducted at the 16th Australian Conference of Personality and Individual differences, Sydney, Australla.