Professor Lyn Littlefield OAM

Professor Lyn Littlefield OAM

Bid wins:
International Congress of Behavioural Medicine (ICBM)
7-10 December 2016

About:
Professor Lyn Littlefield is the former Executive Director of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), the professional association that represents over 21,000 psychologists in Australia. Prior to taking up this position, she was the Inaugural Director of the Victorian Parenting Centre. Lyn was also previously Head of the School of Psychological Science and is currently a professor at La Trobe University. In 2001, Lyn was awarded Medal of the Order of Australia: “For service to the welfare of children and families… and the development and advancement of training and education in the field of child, adolescent and family psychology.” She was the Secretary-General of the International Congress of Applied Psychology, which was held in Melbourne in 2010. She has led numerous research and evaluation projects, written books and articles and delivered over 100 conference presentations.