Dr Teresa Sedgley

PhD(medicine) MEd&Dev PGDipES BArts ADBLT

  • Senior Lecturer and Unit Coordinator
  • Research Supervisor
  • Placement Supervisor
  • Psychologist and Assessment Coordinator
Dr Teresa Sedgley

Research Expertise

  • Temperament
  • Parenting
  • Schemas and mental health

Research Supervision

  • Doctorate/PhD
  • Masters
  • Honours


Master Professional Psychology – MPP502; MPP503; MPP504; MPP561/562
Master for Clinical Psychology – CLN502; CLN601; CLN603
Master for Clinical Psychology (PostRegistration) – CLP603

Clinical Expertise

  • Across the lifespan
  • Children, adolescents, and adults
  • Mums and bubs
  • Perinatal
  • Parenting
  • Child development
  • Educational issues
  • Transitional issues
  • Mental health
  • Trauma
  • Chronic disease
  • Drugs and alcohol.


Teresa is an endorsed educational and developmental psychologist who has worked extensively in clinical settings. Her work has ranged from clinical practice in educational, mental health, hospital, and paediatric services, to managerial positions in headspace, allied health, and Aboriginal Medical Centres. Her interests include early intervention and prevention, health, and neuroscience.

Key Publications