Ms Olivia Schollar-Root
University of New South Wales
Contact Details
+61 (2) 8936 1046
+61 (2) 9385 0222
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Research Psychologist

Olivia Schollar-Root is a Research Psychologist who has returned to NDARC in 2018 after completing the Master of Clinical Psychology program at the University of Sydney. Olivia currently works on the COPE-A clinical trial, delivering concurrent treatment to adolescents for traumatic stress and substance use disorders using prolonged exposure.


Olivia previously worked across several projects at NDARC including the Pain and Opioids in Treatment (POINT) study, the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) and an evaluation of homelessness services. She has also worked on clinical research projects at the University of Sydney examining developmental, behavioural and emotional difficulties in children. Olivia has extensive clinical experience with adults, adolescents and families across multiple settings including research trials and in the public and private mental health sectors.