Dr Louise McCutcheon
Dr Louise McCutcheon is a clinical psychologist and senior program manager at Orygen. She is also an Honorary Clinical Associate Professor at the Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne.
Louise jointly founded the award-winning Helping Young People Early (HYPE) program, an early intervention program for borderline personality disorder in young people. She coordinated the clinical program for 11 years, and established the HYPE service development and training program, the first to offer training in Cognitive Analytic Therapy in Australia.
She works with mental health services assisting them to implement early intervention for borderline personality disorder and lectures and teaches both nationally and internationally.
She is the founding Chair of the Australian & New Zealand Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ANZACAT) and Secretary of the International Cognitive Analytic Therapy Association (ICATA).
Dr Reem Ramadan
Dr Reem Ramadan is a clinical psychologist and senior clinician at the Helping Young People Early (HYPE) Program. She has worked with young people experiencing complex and severe mental health difficulties in public mental health services in the UK and Melbourne. Reem is also a Cognitive Analytic Therapy practitioner, supervisor and trainer.
Reem uses her clinical knowledge and experiences to assist mental health clinicians and services and other organisations to identify and respond effectively to vulnerable young people and their families.