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Assoc Prof Gavin Beccaria

Assoc Prof Gavin Beccaria
Name Gavin Beccaria
Position Associate Professor (Psychology)
Section School of Psychology and Counselling
Office W524
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2382
Extension 2382
Email
Qualifications BAppSc USQ , PGDipPsych Qld , MPsych USQ , DPsych USQ

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified ( 130399 )
  • Psychology not elsewhere classified ( 170199 )
  • Specialist Studies In Education not elsewhere classified ( 390499 )
  • Other Psychology not elsewhere classified ( 529999 )

Research interests
Clinical Psychology
Clinical Psychology in Organisations
Social Problem Solving
Evaluating Treatment Programs
Indigenous Mental Health

Professional memberships
Registered Psychologist (Psychology Board of Australia)
Clinical Psychology Endorsement
Accredited Supervisor
Member Australian Psychological Society
Member APS College of Clinical Psychologists

Currently teaching courses/programs
PSY 3050 Counselling Psychology

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
3 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
17 Years


Research most notable
McIlveen, P., Beccaria, G., du Preez, J., & Patton, W. (2010). Autoethnography in vocational psychology: Wearing your class on your sleeve. Journal of Career Development, 37(3), 599-615.


Publications in ePrints

Toombs, Maree and Nasir, Bushra and Kisley, Steve and Kondalsamy-Chennakesavan, Srinivas and Hides, Leanne and Gill, Neeraj and Beccaria, GavinORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Brennan-Olsen, Sharon and Butten, Kayley and Nicholson, Geoffrey (2020) Australian Indigenous model of mental healthcare based on transdiagnostic cognitive–behavioural therapy co-designed with the Indigenous community: protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BJPsych Open, 6 (3):e33.

Rana, Rezwanul and Gow, Jeff and Moloney, ClintORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2520-1506 and King, Alex and Keijzers, Gerben and Beccaria, GavinORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Mullens, Amy (2020) Does distance to hospital affect emergency department presentations and hospital length of stay among COPD patients? Internal Medicine Journal. pp. 1-20. ISSN 1444-0903

Rezwanul, Rana and Gow, Jeff and Moloney, ClintORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2520-1506 and King, Alex and Keijzers, Gerben and Beccaria, GavinORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Mullens, Amy (2020) Estimating the frequency and cost of emergency department presentations and hospitalisation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: A retrospective analysis from regional Queensland. Emergency Medicine Australasia. pp. 1-8. ISSN 1742-6731

Dafny, Hila and Beccaria, GavinORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X (2020) I do not even tell my partner: Nurses’ perceptions of verbal and physical violence against nurses working in a regional hospital. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 29 (17-18). pp. 3336-3348. ISSN 0962-1067

Moloney, C. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2520-1506 and Beccaria, G.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4341-804X and Sneath, E. and Mullens, A. and Issac, H. and King, A. and Gow, J. and Phillips, T. (2020) Reducing Avoidable Copd Emergency Room Presentations: An Integrated Cross-Health Service Utilisation Scoping Initiative In South Queensland. In: The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science Annual Scientific Meeting for Leaders in Lung Health & Respiratory Science (TSANZSRS 2020), 27-31 March, 2020, Melbourne, Australia.

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified ( 130399 )
  • Psychology not elsewhere classified ( 170199 )
  • Specialist Studies In Education not elsewhere classified ( 390499 )
  • Other Psychology not elsewhere classified ( 529999 )