Professor Jennifer McIntosh

Jenn McIntosh (PhD, AM) is the inaugural Professor of Systemic Practice and Family Therapy at The Bouverie Centre, La Trobe University and is the Director of the Melbourne Attachment and Caregiving Lab, Australian Temperament Project–Generation 3 study.

Jenn is a clinical psychologist, family therapist and researcher, with a particular interest in translation, specifically making developmental and family theories “user friendly”.

Over 35 years, Jenn has also developed and delivered extensive training programs internationally, and nationally. Key workforces she has worked closely with include Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Child Protection and Out-of-home Care, Family Law and Family Relationships Sectors. In 2019, she was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia for her services to Developmental Psychology.

View Jennifer's research profile.