Jane Shakespeare-Finch is a Professor at the School of Psychology and Counselling, Queensland University of Technology (QUT). She is a Director of Research for the School, the Leader of QUT’s Trauma, Resilience and Growth Group, and the President of the Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies. Her research expertise is in Post-traumatic Growth and over the past 20 years she has worked with a wide range of populations to promote positive mental health prior to and following trauma, ranging from emergency service personnel (Ambulance, Police and Fire), to survivors of sexual assault and refugees. She has published approximately 100 peer-reviewed publications (including books and book chapters) and have presented at more than 60 national and international conferences. She is also regularly called on by the media for expert comment following potential trauma exposure.
Jane Shakespeare-Finch appears with thanks to Academic Partner QUT.