Research Assistant, Clinical and Social Research Team, Turning Point and Monash University
Peta is currently a researcher on two Ready-2-Change studies, NHMRC-funded trial examining the effectiveness of brief alcohol telephone intervention to reduce alcohol use. She is also a researcher on two VicHealth-funded projects; Health4Her a brief intervention to prevent harm from alcohol in women attending a breast screening service and animating alcohol culture change amongst male hospitality students and workers project - examining men and risky drinking cultures in the hospitality sector.
Peta has completed a Bachelor of Arts (majoring in Psychology and Anthropology) at Deakin University and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) specialising in anthropology at Monash University. As part of her honours, Peta conducted a qualitative research study exploring the pathways and experiences of young Australians accessing mental health support. She has also previously volunteered with a mental health service provider and been a member of a youth advisory committee for a national youth mental health organisation.
You can contact Peta at [email protected]