Laura is a clinical psychologist with both clinical and research experience in psycho-oncology. She currently works in a tertiary oncology service providing psychosocial care to adults with various types of cancer, as well as their families and carers. She holds a doctorate of (clinical) psychology as well as a doctorate focusing on support groups for people with cancer and their carers. Emerging from Laura's doctoral work have been two large projects; one exploring the needs of leaders of cancer support groups and the other the needs of carers of people with cancer. She has presented at numerous international and national conferences as well as authoring research papers in peer reviewed journals.
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