Dr Aino Suomi

Ph.D (psychology), The University of Melbourne. MPsych, The University of Jyvaskyla (Finland)
Director, Centre for Gambling Research
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
T: 02 6125 1964

Areas of expertise

  • Psychology 1701
  • Family And Household Studies 440301
  • Social Policy 440712
  • Social Determinants Of Health 420606

Research interests

problem gambling; gambling harm; psychiatric epidemiology; economic and social risk factors; PTSD and trauma; child protection; family welfare; family interventions.

Researcher's projects

  1. Impact of parental problem gambling on child wellbeing
  2. Family Violence and Problem Gambling in Help-Seeking Populations
  3. Preventive Interventions for Problem Gambling: A public health perspective
  4. Expenditure on Gambling Activities: the distribution by type of activity, level of problem gambling, and demographic and socio-economic characteristics
  5. Family Therapies for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  6. Clinical Family Assessments at the Children's Court of Victoria


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