School of Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
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Date Position Institution name 2015 - ongoing Lecturer, and Clinical Supervisor in the Graduate Program in Counselling and Psychotherapy University of Adelaide 2015 - ongoing Lecturer Australian College of Applied Psychology 2013 - 2014 Research Assistant Australian Catholic University 2008 - ongoing Senior Research Consultant ASR Pty Ltd 2005 - 2006 Research Assistant University of Queensland 2002 - 2005 Tutor University of Queensland
Language Competency German Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Date Institution name Country Title 2002 - 2006 University of Queensland Australia PhD in Psychology 2001 University of Vienna Austria BA(Hons) of Psychology
Year Citation 2021 Bloch-Atefi, A., Day, E., Snell, T., & Bettmann, C. (2021). A snapshot of the counselling and psychotherapy workforce in Australia in 2020: Underutilised and poorly remunerated, yet highly qualified and desperately needed. The Psychotherapy and Counselling Journal of Australia, 9(2). 2014 Bloch-Atefi, A., & Smith, J. (2014). The Effectiveness of Body - Oriented Psychotherapy. PACFA, 2-37. 2005 Bloch-Atefi, A. (2005). Employee recognition as a predictor of work related outcomes. Australian Journal of Psychology, 57. 2005 Bloch-Atefi, A. (2005). Employee recognition as a management skill: Considering the effects of team efficacy.. Australian Journal of Psychology, 57. 2003 Bloch, A. C. (2003). A psychological approach to menopausal complaints: In reply to DeSoto's comments. Maturitas, 45(4), 303-304.
2002 Bloch, A. (2002). Self-awareness during the menopause. Maturitas, 41(1), 61-68.
DOI Scopus57 Europe PMC33
Year Citation 2021 Bloch-Atefi, A., & De Wever, J. (2021). Counsellors in regional areas: an untapped resource. In Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium 2021. Australia.
Scholarships and Grants
|2013||PACFA Research Grant|
|2005||Postgraduate Research Grant|
|2002-2005||International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)|
|2002-2005||University of Queensland International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (UQIPRS)|
Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2021 Co-Supervisor The impact of climate change concern on youth mental health and wellbeing Master of Philosophy (Public Health) Master Full Time Mrs Mariel Tapia Echanove
Date Role Committee Institution Country 2019 - ongoing Director PACFA Board of Directors Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia Australia
Date Role Membership Country 2015 - ongoing Member SCAPE Australia 2010 - ongoing Member Association of Soul Centred Psychotherapists (ASCP) 2006 - ongoing Member Australian Psychological Society & Committee Member of the APS SA Branch
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