Dr Moulding is an Associate Professor and course coordinator of the Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Psychology). He has a BSc(Hons) in psychology, as well as a Masters and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. He is an endorsed clinical psychologist and a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), and is currently a member of the committee of the Clinical College of the APS in his role as Editor in Chief of the journal Clinical Psychologist.

Richard has previously been a chief investigator on a NHMRC randomised controlled trial examining the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a novel online treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and a chief investigator on a NSW government grant disseminating novel treatments for comorbid anxiety/depression and substance use disorders. He has also previously been a volunteer committee member of the community mutual self-help group, the Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria, for a seven year period. He set up a Hoarding Disorder treatment program at Swinburne University. He is interested in the Anxiety and OCD-Related Disorders, Emotion Regulation, and self-concept.


  • Statistics (SPSS, Stata, R)
  • Systematic reviews
  • Quantitative methodologies
  • Experimental designs

Research Interests

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Hoarding Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Self Concept in psychopathology

Area(s): Clinical, Cognitive, Social,

Levels: Honours, Masters of Clinical, DPsych, PhD