Researcher

Jichun (Jess) Hao is a registrar in Clinical Psychology conducting research for BodyMatters. Jess completed a Bachelor of Science (Psychology with honours), a Master of Science (Counselling Studies), a Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology-Science, and a Master of Clinical Psychology. Jess has extensive experience in conducting qualitative (e.g., interviews) and quantitative (e.g., structural equation modelling and meta-analysis) research. She has also volunteered and worked in community, hospital, and private settings with children and families, adolescents, and adults in China, the United Kingdom, and Australia. Jess is registered as a Psychologist with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) and an associate member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). Jess is passionate about mental health in different cultural and socially disadvantaged groups, and is currently working towards full registration as a clinical psychologist. 

You can read more about Jess here.