Dr Lata Satyen

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2012
Doctor of Philosophy, Victoria Univ. of Technology, 2006
Master of Science, Bangalore University, 1998
Bachelor of Science, Bangalore University, 1996

Contact

lata.satyen@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 78452

Research interests

Family Violence.

Intimate partner violence.

Cultural differences in prevention and intervention of family violence.

Migrant wellbeing.

Affiliations

Registered Psychologist, Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.

Teaching interests

HBS340 - Unit Chair, Interdisciplinary Health Study Tour

HPS203 - Understanding the Human Mind

HPS206 - Introduction to Forensic Psychology

HPS308 - Psychopathology

HPS711 - Psychological Intervention, Master of Clinical Psychology.

Units taught

HBS340 - Unit Chair, Interdisciplinary Health Study Tour

HPS203 - Understanding the Human Mind

HPS206 - Introduction to Forensic Psychology

HPS308 - Psychopathology

HPS711 - Psychological Intervention, Master of Clinical Psychology.

Knowledge areas

Migrant wellbeing; Family Violence.

Conferences

Satyen, L. (2016). Family violence: what are the barriers to seeking help? Bio Inquirer Conference, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Menssink, J. M., Ricciardelli, L. A., Satyen, L., & McCabe, M. P. (2016). Exploring the Mediating Role of Self-objectification between Sexual Harassment, Disordered Eating, and Psychological Distress. Joint annual conference of the European Health Psychology Society and the British Psychology Society Division of Health Psychology, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Menssink, J. M., Ricciardelli, L. A., Satyen, L., & McCabe, M. P. (2016). Stranger and Nonstranger Harassment: Coping strategies and barriers to support seeking. 14th International Congress of Behavioural Medicine, Melbourne, Australia.

Satyen, L., Guzzardi, D., & Lavithis, A. (2014). Intimate partner violence among migrants and non-migrants in Australia: the influence on helpf-seeking behaviour. Symposium presentation. Crime and Communities conference. Melbourne. Australia.

Satyen, L., Ranganathan, A., Piedra, S., Simon, B., & Kocis, J. (2013). Family violence among migrant women in Australia: strategies for migrant men to reduce the violence. White Ribbon International Conference. Sydney, Australia.

Professional activities

*Chair, Faculty Access Equity and Diversity Committee, Deakin University.

*Member, Wyndham Family Violence Committee, Wyndham Council.

*Member, Advisory Committee, HARMONY project on prevention of family violence.

*Pro-bono psychologist. Independent.



 

Media appearances

1. Interview on ABC News at 5pm on 3/1/19 on gender equality in India:

https://deakin365-my.sharepoint.com/personal/lata_satyen_deakin_edu_au/_layouts/15/onedrive.aspx?id=%2Fpersonal%2Flata_satyen_deakin_edu_au%2FDocuments%2FN19s_TempleProtest_03-SLAB%2Emov&parent=%2Fpersonal%2Flata_satyen_deakin_edu_au%2FDocuments&slrid=ba15b69e-b0d9-7000-a7d7-fe53ea1eca76 

2. Radio interview with SBS on 'What is family violence'?

http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/en/content/do-you-know-about-laws-and-services-available-victims-family-violence-australia 

3. Radio interview on SBS about: Indian Women's Support Group

https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/en/audiotrack/indian-women-support-group 

4. Expert panel member: Insights into refugee experiences.

http://www.diversitat.org.au/documents/pdf_news/diversitatnews_may2013_a4.pdf

5. Cognitive benefits of computer game playing

a. http://books.google.com.au/books?id=ZjidZYOFNuUC&pg=PA63&lpg=PA63&dq=lata+aiman&source=bl&ots=RaIeNXp2KP&sig=qlyGcZmvDTVhYWE-nympLqqlXrw&hl=en&sa=X&ei=7UM5Ut_uKMmXkwXPjIDIAw&ved=0CEYQ6AEwBg#v=onepage&q=lata%20aiman&f=false

b.http://www.bodyandsoul.com.au/health/health+advice/care+for+your+organs+to+be+healthy,9467

6. Interview with the Sydney Morning Herald on: Improving memory

http://www.smh.com.au/news/employment-news/forget-me-not/2007/02/23/1171733986381.html

Awards

Meritorious Service Award, Government of Victoria Award for Excellence in Multicultural Affairs, Melbourne, Australia (2017).

Premier’s Volunteer Champion Awards-Service, Government of Victoria, Australia (2016).

Deakin University Nominee, Victorian Honour Roll for Women, Australia (2014).

Best Scientific Paper and Presentation: International Conference on Disaster Management and Trauma Counselling, Bangalore, India (2005).

Program and Publications Chairs Award: International Education and Technology Conference, Melbourne, Australia (2002).
 

Projects

1. Intimate Partner Violence in migrants and non-migrants.

2. Prevention and intervention of family violence in culturally diverse communities.

Publications

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2019

Intimate partner violence and help-seeking behaviour: a systematic review of cross-cultural differences

Lata Satyen, Amiee Rogic, Meu Supol

(2019), Vol. 21, pp. 879-892, Journal of immigrant and minority health, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Family, cultural diversity, and the development of Australian adolescent substance use

M Ghayour-Minaie, R King, D Skvarc, L Satyen, J Toumbourou

(2019), Vol. 54, pp. 382-390, Australian psychologist, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Gender norms in the Chinese community in Melbourne, Australia: family and community roles

Lata Satyen, Jo van Dort, Shiyuan Yin

(2019), pp. 1-12, Australian psychologist, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Family violence knowledge in culturally diverse communities and organisational preparedness to disseminate information

Lata Satyen, A Hansen, M Supol

(2019), pp. 1-11, Health Promotion Journal of Australia, London, Eng., C1

journal
2018

Intimate partner violence and help-seeking behavior among migrant women in Australia

L Satyen, S Piedra, A Ranganathan, N Golluccio

(2018), Vol. 33, pp. 447-456, Journal of family violence, New York, N.Y., C1

journal
2016

Migrant health in the workplace: a multi-country comparison

L Satyen, J Toumbourou, D Mellor, I Secer, M Ghayour-Minaie

(2016), pp. 479-507, Globalisation, migration and health: challenges and opportunities, London, Eng., B1

chapter
2015

Violence prevention and early intervention: what works?

J Toumbourou, R Leung, R Homel, K Freiberg, L Satyen, S Hemphill

(2015), pp. 45-62, Preventing violence in Australia: Policy, practice and solutions, Annandale, N.S.W., B1

chapter

Cross-cultural differences in intimate partner violence and depression: a systematic review

M White, L Satyen

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 120-130, Aggression and violent behavior, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2014

Associations between alcohol outlet densities and adolescent alcohol consumption: A study in Australian students

B Rowland, J Toumbourou, L Satyen, G Tooley, J Hall, M Livingston, J Williams

(2014), Vol. 39, pp. 282-288, Addictive Behaviors, C1

journal

Associations between alcohol outlet densities and adolescent alcohol consumption: a study in Australian students

B Rowland, J Toumbourou, L Satyen (nee Aiman), G Tooley, J Hall, M Livingston, J Williams

(2014), Vol. 39, pp. 282-288, Addictive behaviors, Oxford, England, C1

journal

The relationship between the density of alcohol outlets and parental supply of alcohol to adolescents

B Rowland, J Toumbourou, L Satyen, M Livingston, J Williams

(2014), Vol. 39, pp. 1898-1903, Addictive behaviors, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Greater cognitive effort for better learning : tailoring an instructional design for learners with different levels of knowledge and motivation

S Kuldas, L Satyen, H Ismail, S Hashim

(2014), Vol. 54, pp. 350-373, Psychologica Belgica, London, England, C1

journal

Video Game Training and Reaction Time Skills Among Older Adults

I Seer, L Satyen

(2014), Vol. 38, pp. 220-236, Activities, Adaptation and Aging, Melbourne Vic., C1

journal
2013

Training skills of divided attention among older adults

I Secer, L Satyen

(2013), Vol. 9, pp. 61-78, Journal of articles in support of the null hypothesis, Commerce, Tex., C1

journal
2012

Panic or not in fire: Clarifying the misconception

R Fahy, G Proulx, L Aiman

(2012), Vol. 36, pp. 328-338, Fire and Materials, C1

journal
2009

'Panic' and human behaviour in fire

R Fahy, G Proulx, L Aiman

(2009), pp. 387-398, Human Behaviour in Fire 2009 Conference Proceedings : Papers from the 4th International Symposium, Cambridge, England, E1-1

conference
2006

Fire safety training: its importance in enhancing fire safety knowledge and response to fire

I Huseyin, L Satyen

(2006), Vol. 21, pp. 48-53, Australian journal of emergency management, Australia, C1

journal
2004

Applications of cognitive theories to children's fire safety education

L Satyen, A Sosa, M Barnett

(2004), pp. 250-254, Psychological science in action : proceedings of the 39th APS Annual Conference, 29 September - 3 October, Sydney NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia, E1-1

conference

Effectiveness of fire safety education in primary school children

L Satyen, M Barnett, A Sosa

(2004), pp. 339-346, Human behaviour in fire : public fire safety : professionals in parnership : 3rd international symposium, September 2004, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK., Belfast, Northern Ireland, E1-1

conference
2002

Practicality of a technological tool for the teaching of the first year psychology students

L Satyen

(2002), pp. 1-6, Untangling the web: establishing learning links: proceedings ASET conference 2002, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference

The ethical outlook of micro business operators

S Dawson, J Breen, L Satyen

(2002), Vol. 40, pp. 302-313, Journal of Small Business Management, C1-1

journal
2001

Strategies to develop divided attention skills through video game training

L Satyen, K Ohtsuka

(2001), pp. 191-198, Engineering psychology and cognitive ergonomics volume six, Aldershot, England, B1-1

chapter

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Investigating the role of alcohol and other drugs in family and domestic violence in Australia and their impact on police responses (ADIVA)

Prof Peter Miller, Dr Arlene Walker, Dr Beth Costa, Prof Andrew Day, Dr Lata Satyen, Prof John Toumbourou

NDLERF National Drug Law Enforcement Research Fund

  • 2016: $65,393
  • 2015: $43,595
  • 2014: $108,988

Other Public Sector Funding

Prevention of family violence in culturally and linguistically diverse communities through effective information dissemination

Dr Lata Satyen

  • 2018: $4,771
  • 2017: $19,085

Ready Steady Together Partnership

Dr Lata Satyen

  • 2018: $3,000

Family Violence MCH Leadership program

Prof Jennifer Mcintosh, Ms Elizabeth Clancy, Dr Anna Booth, Dr Lata Satyen, Prof Peter Miller

  • 2019: $234,833

Increasing family violence information to the communities of Wyndham

Dr Lata Satyen

  • 2019: $4,885

Industry and Other Funding

Examining gender norms and expectations in the Indian and Chinese communities for the development of gender equity strategies

Dr Lata Satyen

  • 2015: $3,872
  • 2014: $10,870

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2010

Ilmiye Huseyin

Thesis entitled: Training Divided Attention and Memory Skills of Older Adults

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology

Associate Supervisor
2018

Jana Menssink

Thesis entitled: Objectification and Coping in Relation to Sexual Harassment Among Women

Doctor of Psychology (Health), School of Psychology