Dr Aimee Gayed
Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr Aimee Gayed

BPsych(Hons), MCrim, PhD. 

Medicine & Health
The Black Dog Institute

Dr Aimee Gayed is a registered psychologist with experience working in the research, professional education and clinical settings across mental health and criminological domains. In 2019, Aimee completed her PhD with the Workplace Mental Health Research Team at the University of New South Wales, Black Dog Institute, in which she developed and evaluated an online mental health training program for managers called HeadCoach, to help them better understand and better support the mental health needs of the staff they supervise. She is currently extending this work through her current role as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow on the Team, investigating the benefits of evidence-based workplace interventions designed to enhance managers’ ability to discuss mental health matters with their staff, and increase their implementation of managerial techniques that promote a more mentally healthy workplaces for their team.

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Harvey SB; Epstein RM; Glozier N; Petrie K; Strudwick J; Gayed A; Dean K; Henderson M, 2021, 'Mental illness and suicide among physicians', The Lancet, vol. 398, pp. 920 - 930, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(21)01596-8