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Lyn O’Grady
Mental Health

Lyn O’Grady

Dr Lyn O'Grady is a Community Psychologist with a particular interest in the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people and the adults who care for them, including parents and educators.

For the last three decades, Lyn has worked in a range of settings across education, community and health sectors. She has worked as a school psychologist in the western suburbs of Melbourne and managed the KidsMatter project (a national mental health initiative for children's mental health) for the Australian Psychological Society. She has also authored a book for parents titled "Keeping our Kids Alive, Parenting a Suicidal Young Person" which was published in 2020.

Lyn currently works in a private practice in Melbourne.

Lyn O’Grady's Webinars

Delivering the World’s First Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy for Children | Australian Schools

  • 10th November 10th Nov 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 11th November 11th Nov 14:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 12th November 12th Nov 12:00pm

This webinar will provide headteachers, principals, governors, teachers and senior leaders for wellbeing and pastoral support with an expert insight into and practical review of Australia’s national mental health and wellbeing strategy for children which schools are expected to adopt.

Australian Schools Post-Lockdown: Action Plan to Help Students Settle and Thrive

  • 21st October 21st Oct 10:00am

Webinar Duration: 91 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, principals, governors, councillors, teachers and senior leaders for wellbeing and pastoral support with practical advice on developing and implementing strategies to support the mental health and wellbeing of students, and staff, as they return to school after lockdown.