APS College of Clinical Neuropsychologists

Committee Information

The following members of the National College Committee have been elected by the members of the College of Clinical Neuropsychologists. Please feel free to contact the College Committee members with any queries or suggestions about the activities and events which they organise for members of this College.

Chair

Prof Simon Crowe

Deputy Chair

Prof Stephen Bowden

Secretary

Dr Leander Mitchell
Dr Leander Mitchell (DPsych, UQ) is a Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist based in Brisbane. Her area of focus is older adults. Primarily on the career path of lecturer and researcher, Leander also sees clients, within both clinical and assessment contexts. She is currently completing her PhD on the topic of wisdom in older adults and spends the remainder of her time volunteering for committee roles within both the APS Clinical College of Neuropsychologists and the APS Psychology and Ageing Interest Group.

Treasurer

Dr Simon Smith

Course Approvals Chair

Dr Rachel Roberts

Membership Secretary

Dr Wayne Levick

Community Outreach

Ms Peggy Bain

Regional and AHPRA Rep

Dr Maria Hennessy

Committee Member

Dr Kelly Allott

Committee Member

Dr Diana Perre
Phone: 0402780795
Dr Diana Perre is a Melbourne-based Clinical Neuropsychologist. She is a Senior Clinician in Psychology working both in a major metropolitan public health service and operating a private practice in Melbourne’s western suburbs. Her area of clinical and research focus includes gero-neuropsychology, rehabilitation, and psychiatry. In addition to her role in the APS CCN National Committee, Diana is also a committee member of the newly formed Psychology in Public Sector Interest Group.

2017 Conference Chair

Dr Pascalle Bosboom

PD Chair

Ms Emma McCrum

Website Editor

Dr Leander Mitchell
Phone: 0730408464
Dr Leander Mitchell (DPsych, UQ) is a Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist based in Brisbane. Her area of focus is older adults. Primarily on the career path of lecturer and researcher, Leander also sees clients, within both clinical and assessment contexts. She is currently completing her PhD on the topic of wisdom in older adults and spends the remainder of her time volunteering for committee roles within both the APS Clinical College of Neuropsychologists and the APS Psychology and Ageing Interest Group.

Forum Moderator

Dr Leander Mitchell
Phone: 0730408464
Dr Leander Mitchell (DPsych, UQ) is a Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist based in Brisbane. Her area of focus is older adults. Primarily on the career path of lecturer and researcher, Leander also sees clients, within both clinical and assessment contexts. She is currently completing her PhD on the topic of wisdom in older adults and spends the remainder of her time volunteering for committee roles within both the APS Clinical College of Neuropsychologists and the APS Psychology and Ageing Interest Group.

Student Rep WA

Ms Fiona Allanson

Student Rep VIC

Ms Lei Gryffydd
Doctorate of Clinical Neuropsychology Candidate, La Trobe University.

Research area - prospective memory following traumatic brain injury in older adults. Supervised by Professor Glynda Kinsella and Associate Professor Ben Ong.

Student Rep NSW

Ms Jessica Reeve
Doctor of Philosophy / Master of Clinical Neuropsychology Candidate, Macquarie University.

Research area: Neuropsychological functioning in children with Williams syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Supervised by Associate Professor Melanie Porter.

Chair
NSW

Ms Jane McAuliffe

Chair
QLD

Dr Leander Mitchell
Dr Leander Mitchell (DPsych, UQ) is a Clinical Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist based in Brisbane. Her area of focus is older adults. Primarily on the career path of lecturer and researcher, Leander also sees clients, within both clinical and assessment contexts. She is currently completing her PhD on the topic of wisdom in older adults and spends the remainder of her time volunteering for committee roles within both the APS Clinical College of Neuropsychologists and the APS Psychology and Ageing Interest Group.

Chair
SA

Dr Mark Pertini
Head of Department of Psychological Medicine at the Women's and Children's Hospital in Adelaide. Special interest in childhood epilepsy, encephalitis and unexplained signs and symptoms.

Chair
TAS

Ms Emma McCrum