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Dr Elizabeth Pizarro-Campagna Name: Dr Elizabeth Pizarro-Campagna
Lecturer (Psychology)
Phone
+613 9953 3110
Fax
+613 9953 3205
Organisational Area
Faculty of Health Sciences
Department
National School of Behavioural and Health Sciences
Location
Melbourne
Building 403 - The Daniel Mannix Building (8-14 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065)-Level 5-Room 403.5.38
Publications
  • Pizarro-Campagna, E., Terrett, G., Jovev, M., Rendell, P. G., Henry, J. D., & Chanen, A. M. (2020). Rapid facial mimicry responses are preserved in youth with first presentation borderline personality disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 266, 14-21. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.097
  • Terrett, G., Mercuri, K., Pizarro-Campagna, E., Hugrass, L., Curran, H. V., Henry, J. D., & Rendell, P. G. (2019). Social cognition impairments in long-term opiate users in treatment. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 026988111987598. doi:10.1177/0269881119875981
Research
My researach intersts include:
  • The normal development of socioemotional functioning across the lifespan. I have a particular interest the development of emotion regulation and social cognition in young people from early adolescence through early adulthood.
  • Socioemotional functioning in clinical populations. I have a particular interest in the functioning of emotion regulation and social cognition across different clinical populations, and different stages of disorder, from onset through to chronic presentations.
Experience

Lecturer (2019-current), Australian Catholic University

  • Course Coordinator, Master of Professional Psychology program 

Psychologist (current), private practice

  • Psychological assessment and treatment of children, young people and their families.
  • Psychological assessment and treatment of adults presenting with comorbid chronic pain and chronic mental health issues.
  • Clinical supervision of psychologists and provisional psychologists (5+1 pathway).

Psychologist (casual, 2018-2019), St Vincent's Hospital, Barbara Walker Centre for Pain Management

  • Psychological assessment and treatment of individuals presenting with chronic pain conditions.

Sessional academic (2016-2018), Australian Catholic University: 

  • Individual and group supervision of master students completing the Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental) and Master of Professional Psychology programs
  • Lecturer in the Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental) program, Learning Difficulties Assessment and Intervention

Psychologist (group facilitator, 2025-2016), Mindful, Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne

  • Facilitation of the Tuning in to Teens(TM) parenting program

Psychologist (2012-2015), Headspace Sunshine

  • Psychological assessment and treatment of young people aged 12-25 years

Psychologist (2006-2013), Child and Adolescent Psychology Service, Dianella Community Health (now DPV Health)

  • Psychological assessment and treatment of children aged 0-16
  • Pathways to Good Health Program- was involved in the multidisciplinary assessment of children transitioning into out of home care
  • Facilitation of the Tuning in to Kids(TM) group parenting program

Psychologist (2009), Lewis & Lewis

  • School-based assessments of children's cognitive ability, academic achievement, and functional needs

Project Manager (2006-2008), Mindful, Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne

  • Project management of the Tuning in to Teens(TM) pilot research study. 

Research Assistant (2005), Mindful, Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne

  • Research assistant on the Tuning in to Kids(TM) research project
Professional Memberships
  • Registered psychologist, Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA), Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Board approved supervisor, Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA), Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Member, Australian Psychological Society
 

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