Ms Joanne Cassar
University of New South Wales
Contact Details
Phone:
+612 9385 0397
Fax:
+612 9385 0222
image - Work Photo J Cassar
Role:
Clinical Psychologist
Bio

Joanne Cassar is a Clinical Psychologist who has returned to work with CREMS in 2018. She is currently working on the NHMRC funded COPE-A project where she provides concurrent treatment for substance misuse and traumatic stress in adolescents. Previously Jo provided behavioural activation therapy to people with comorbid substance dependence and depression. Jo has a Master of Clinical Psychology from Macquarie University. For a number of years she has worked at UNSW as well as in private practice. She works with a variety of clinical presentations and has a particular interest in the comorbidity of substance use disorders and other psychiatric presentations along with the impact of mental health and substance use on families.