State Branch National Board

David Hawes, Memberships

Professor David Hawes


Clinical Psychologist

Director – Memberships


Professor David Hawes is a clinical psychologist and academic in the School of Psychology, University of Sydney. He is also co-Director of the Child Behaviour Research Clinic (USYD Brain and Mind Centre), and Director of the Growing Minds Australia Clinical Trials Network in child and adolescent mental health (Medical Research Future Fund). His research focuses on the treatment of child conduct problems and related disorders, including innovations in parenting interventions. He has published over 150 journal articles and chapters/books on child mental health, including treatment manuals and international handbooks, and serves on the Editorial Boards of Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, Social Development, and Research on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (formerly Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology). He is involved extensively in the training of clinicians in postgraduate and community settings, and regularly delivers workshops across Australia and internationally.

David joined the National Board in 2021.

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