Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr Deanna Francis

BPsych (Hons) MRes MClinNeuro PhD

Medicine & Health
The Black Dog Institute

Dr Francis was awarded her PhD in 2020 and holds a Master of Clinical Neuropsychology, Master of Research, and Bachelor of Psychology (Honours). She is a child mental health researcher with expertise in anxiety and learning disorders. Her research focuses on developing and evaluating interventions to support children’s mental health, and she is particularly interested in developing accessible interventions to support children who need it most.

  • Journal articles | 2018
    Mcarthur G; Sheehan Y; Badcock NA; Francis DA; Wang HC; Kohnen S; Banales E; Anandakumar T; Marinus E; Castles A, 2018, 'Phonics training for English-speaking poor readers', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, vol. 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD009115.pub3