Dr Grace Pretty, PhD, FAPS
Dr Pretty is an Adjunct Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Southern Queensland. She initially trained and worked in Canada, and has now 35 years of experience as a psychologist within mental and physical health settings. She consults with clients from late adolescence to the elderly. In addition to the usual mental health concerns of anxiety and depression, she has expertise in assisting with physical health and chronic pain matters affecting psychological well-being and adjustment. Dr Pretty has extensive experience in recovery from distressing challenging experiences, loss and trauma. This includes working with emergency responders and other personnel involved in disaster relief. She is available for psycho-educational talks to groups and organisations on a range of well-being matters.
Dr Pretty is an Honorary Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society, a member of the Colleges of Clinical Psychologists and Health Psychologists, and AHPRA Endorsement in the areas.