Dr Cynthia Turner - Nat Sch Psychology (Faculty of Health Sciences)
Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor
I am a Clinical Psychologist with a clinical and academic interest in the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and related disorders such as tics, Tourette Syndrome and body dysmorphic disorder. Most of my work is in the field of child and youth mental health. My academic focus is on the development and evaluation of intervention programs for young people and their families.
Child and Youth Mental Health ; Obsessive-compulsive disorder ; Body Dysmorphic Disorder ; Anxiety Disorders ; Tourette Syndrome, Tic Disorders ;
Randomised Controlled Trials ; Systematic reviews and meta-analyses ;
- Beating OCD: An online treatment program for teens overcoming obsessive-compulsive disorder (Master) (Principal Supervisor)
The prevalence and correlates of body dysmorphic disorder in a community sample of adolescents., in Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (in press).
A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Adolescents With Body Dysmorphic Disorder. , in Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 54, 895-904.
Telephone cognitive-behaviour therapy for adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder: A randomised controlled non-inferiority trial. , in Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 53, 1298-1307.
Cognitive-behavioural therapy with post-session d-cycloserine augmentation for paediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: pilot randomised controlled trial. , in The British Journal of Psychiatry, 204(1), 77-78.
Cognitive behaviour therapy for adolescents with body dysmorphic disorder: A case series. , in Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 40, 452-461.