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    Professor Barnaby Nelson

    Head, Ultra High Risk for Psychosis Research

    PhD, MPsych (Clinical)

    Professor Barnaby Nelson is a clinical psychologist with particular interest in psychotic disorders.

    His work focuses on early identification strategies and prediction of outcome and treatments for young people identified as being at ultra high risk (UHR) for psychotic disorder.

    He has a particular interest in psychopathology and phenomenology; psychotherapy for psychotic disorders; and integrating neurocognitive, neurobiological and clinical research.

    Research Interests

    Ultra high risk for psychosis, prediction research, psychopathology and phenomenology, psychotherapy for psychosis