Dr Natalie Morrison


Senior Lecturer in Mental Health, School of Medicine


I am currently a Senior Lecturer in Mental Health at the School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney. I have now been working in the field of mental health and psychology for over 15 years having worked at SESIAHS, NSW Health, Macquarie University and the Australian College of Applied Psychology. I obtained my PhD at the MARCS Institute in 2011 and since that time held a number of lecturing positions in psychological science before joining the School of Medicine in 2017.


  • American Psychological Association Division 56 (Trauma Psychology) - Professional Affiliate (2016)
  • Australian Psychological Society - Clinical College (2010)

Research Interests

  • Trauma and Mental Health
  • Health Psychology
  • Mental health and malingering
  • Transgenerational Trauma

Qualifications and Recognition

  • PhD University of Western Sydney
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical) University of Western Sydney
  • BPsych University of Western Sydney
  • Australian Psychological Society Prize 2007-02-05
  • Western Sydney University Medal for Outstanding Scholarship 2007-04-26
  • Higher Education Teaching Excellent Award 2016-07-01
  • Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) 2007-02-05

Research & Publications

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Contact Details

Email N.Morrison@westernsydney.edu.au
Telephone+61 2 9851 6064
LocationOff Campus