Dr Louise Hayes, Clinical Psychologist, MAPS, B.A., B.App.Sci (Hons), PhD (Clinical)
Louise is the co-author of the best-selling book, Get Out of Your Mind and into your Life for Teenagers: A Guide to Living an Extraordinary Life, and the newly released book, The Thriving Adolescent: Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Positive Psychology to Help Teens Manage Emotions, Achieve Goals, and Build Connection. Together with Joseph Ciarrochi she conducts research and treatment development and developed the youth model of ACT and called DNA-v, a developmentally appropriate model for young people.
Louise works with young people in schools and clinical settings. She is a clinical psychologist, peer-reviewed ACT trainer, an academic, author, and speaker.