Anna joined NDARC in 2017 after completing a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) at Macquarie University. Her honours research examined the relationship between Challenging Parenting Behaviour (CPB) on social anxiety symptoms of emerging adults. She is currently working as a Research Assistant on the Positive Choices project, which aims to provide evidence-based drug and alcohol education resources for teachers, parents and students via an online portal. Anna also works on the Climate and Preventure project assisting in long-term follow up. Prior to starting at NDARC, Anna provided research assistance on the Chilled@School program at the Centre for Emotional Health, as well as performing an administrative role in a private psychology practice, tailored toward meeting the mental health needs of children.