Tim Connell

Disability Services SA

Dr Tim Connell has provided psychological services to children and young adults with disabilities from 1977. This was first as a psychologist for the Novita Children's Services Inc. He developed and managed a specialised, multidisciplinary rehabilitation program for teenagers with ABI from 1984-1995. He was Clinical Manager of Psychology & Counselling Services, responsible for the quality of clinical services provided by nine clinical psychologists at Novita since 27/7/93. He is a member of the Colleges of Clinical Psychology and Educational and Developmental Psychology of the Australian Psychological Society, and his PhD was in the area of neuropsychology (The role of the basal ganglia in cognition and language.) He is also a clinical lecturer at the University of Adelaide, Flinders University and the University of SA. From 2009 he has been Clinical Lead (Psychology) in the SA Dept for Communities and Social Inclusion, providing services to adults.

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