Dimity Crisp


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Dimity is an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Applied Psychology, in the Faculty of Health, at the University of Canberra. She currently convenes units in Cognitive Psychology and Learning and is the Course Convener for the Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Honours) program. Dr Crisp also has extensive experience as a Research Trial Manager having coordinated large scale randomised controlled trials in different areas of community mental health. Her current research includes projects investigating the mental health of health professionals; the mental health, wellbeing and engagement of university students; and the transition of older adults from living in the community to a retirement village.

Research interests

  • Community mental health
  • Transitions In Later Life
  • Mental health promotion
  • Subjective well-being
  • Help-seeking
  • Student engagement, satisfaction and performance

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Australian National University


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Projects 2014 2017

Research Output 2005 2019

Age, sex and period estimates of Australia’s mental health over the last 17 years

Burns, R. A., Butterworth, P. & Crisp, D. A., 21 Nov 2019, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mental Health
Health Surveys
Health Status
Young Adult
Cross-Sectional Studies
Anorexia Nervosa
Social Conditions
Self Report
Research Design
1 Citation (Scopus)
Validation Studies
Self Concept
Mental Competency
4 Citations (Scopus)
Child Care

National Union of Students National Tertiary Student Wellbeing Survey 2016

RICKWOOD, D., Telford, N., O’Sullivan, S., CRISP, D. & Magyar, R., 2017, Australia: Headspace. 48 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReports

mental health
education system
young adult

Activities 2013 2017

  • 6 Invited talk