Jennie Hudson

BA (Hons) MClinPsych PhD FASSA FAPS


As a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences of Australia, Professor Hudson has made distinguished contributions to understanding the factors that contribute to young people’s mental health. She has worked to improve the services available to young people experiencing anxiety and depression through the development and validation of innovative, accessible interventions.

Before starting at the Black Dog Institute, Jennie was the Director of the Centre for Emotional Health at Macquarie University and was awarded an ARC Future Fellowship (2013-2016), and a Visiting Fellowship, University of Oxford (2015-20).

Research Interests

Understanding the factors that contribute to children’s emotional health and working to improve services available to children experiencing anxiety and other emotional disorders.

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Advisory groups/participation

Member of Australian Research Council College of Experts, an Associate Editor for the Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology and on the editorial board for a number of international journals such as Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology and Behaviour Research and Therapy.

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Jennie Hudson
Professor Jennie Hudson

Professor of Clinical Psychology