Dr Lisa Olive

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

lisa.olive@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68553

Biography

Lisa Olive is a clinical psychologist with expertise in behavioural medicine, clinical health psychology and performance psychology. She co-leads the Behavioural Medicine Innovation Hub in the Centre for Social and Early Emotional Development (SEED) and holds an Honorary Research Fellow at the Australian National University Medical School. Clinically, Lisa has worked in cardiac rehabilitation, community mental health and in high performance sport, including positions at the Australian Institute of Sport and ACT Academy of Sport.

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Affiliations

Visiting Research Fellow, ANU Medcial School

 

Australian Psychological Society

Australasian Society of Behavioural Health and Medicine

European Health Psychology Society

Sports Medicine Australia

International Soicety of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity

Knowledge areas

Lisa leads a research program focused on (1) understanding the interplay between mental health and the cardiovascular system in both the onset and trajectory of cardiovascular disease, and (2) developing interventions that can make practical differences to improving risk factor profiles earlier in the life course, by addressing shared pathways to the common mental health disorders and cardiovascular disease. 

Professional activities

Clinical Psychologist

Projects

Selected projects

The LOOK Study (www.look.org.au)

The Victorian Physical Education Physical Literacy Project

The Childhood Determinants of Adult Health Study

The Early LOOK Project 

Publications

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2019

Impact of cultural background on fundamental movement skill and its correlates

Lisa Barnett, Rohan Telford, Claudia Strugnell, James Rudd, Lisa Olive, Richard Telford

(2019), Vol. 37, pp. 492-499, Journal of sports sciences, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Can physical education improve the mental health of children? The LOOK study cluster-randomized controlled trial

L Olive, D Byrne, R Cunningham, R Telford, R Telford

(2019), Vol. 111, pp. 1331-1340, Journal of educational psychology, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Psychological and mind-body interventions for endometriosis: a systematic review

Subhadra Evans, Stephanie Fernandez, Lisa Olive, Laura Payne, Antonina Mikocka-Walus

(2019), Vol. 124, pp. 1-11, Journal of psychosomatic research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Sport, physical activity and physical education experiences: associations with functional body image in children

C Allen, R Telford, R Telford, L Olive

(2019), Vol. 45, pp. 1-7, Psychology of sport and exercise, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Emerging role of innate B1 cells in the pathophysiology of autoimmune and neuroimmune diseases: Association with inflammation, oxidative and nitrosative stress and autoimmune responses

G Morris, B Puri, L Olive, A Carvalho, M Berk, M Maes

(2019), Vol. 148, pp. 1-14, Pharmacological Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2018

Do self-reported stress and depressive symptoms effect endothelial function in healthy youth? The LOOK longitudinal study

L Olive, W Abhayaratna, D Byrne, A Richardson, R Telford

(2018), Vol. 13, pp. 1-13, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal
2017

Symptoms of stress and depression effect percentage of body fat and insulin resistance in healthy youth: LOOK longitudinal study

L Olive, R Telford, D Byrne, W Abhayaratna, R Telford

(2017), Vol. 36, pp. 749-759, Health psychology, Washington, D.C., C1

journal
2016

Psychological distress leads to reduced physical activity and fitness in children: the Australian longitudinal LOOK study

L Olive, R Telford, D Byrne, W Abhayaratna, R Telford

(2016), Vol. 39, pp. 587-598, Journal of behavioral medicine, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

Outcomes of a four-year specialist-taught physical education program on physical activity: a cluster randomized controlled trial, the LOOK study

R Telford, L Olive, T Cochrane, R Davey, R Telford

(2016), Vol. 13, pp. 1-11, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, England, C1-1

journal

Why are girls less physically active than boys? findings from the LOOK longitudinal study.

R Telford, R Telford, L Olive, T Cochrane, R Davey

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-11, PLoS One, United States, C1-1

journal

The influence of sport club participation on physical activity, fitness and body fat during childhood and adolescence: the LOOK longitudinal study.

R Telford, R Telford, T Cochrane, R Cunningham, L Olive, R Davey

(2016), Vol. 19, pp. 400-406, Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, Australia, C1-1

journal
2013

Physical Education can improve insulin resistance: The LOOK randomized cluster trial

R Telford, R Cunningham, R Telford, R Daly, L Olive, W Abhayaratna

(2013), Vol. 45, pp. 1956-1964, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Philadelphia, PA, C1

journal

Benefits of early development of eye-hand coordination: evidence from the LOOK longitudinal study

R Telford, R Cunningham, R Telford, L Olive, D Byrne, W Abhayaratna

(2013), Vol. 23, pp. e263-e269, Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Physical education and blood lipid concentrations in children: the LOOK randomized cluster trial

R Telford, R Cunningham, P Waring, R Telford, L Olive, W Abhayaratna

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 1-9, PloS one, United States, C1-1

journal
2012

Effects of physical activity, fitness and fatness on children's body image: the Australian LOOK longitudinal study

L Olive, D Byrne, R Cunningham, R Telford

(2012), Vol. 5, pp. 116-124, Mental Health and Physical Activity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Physical education, obesity, and academic achievement: a 2-year longitudinal investigation of Australian elementary school children

R Telford, R Cunningham, R Fitzgerald, L Olive, L Prosser, X Jiang, R Telford

(2012), Vol. 102, pp. 368-374, American journal of public health, United States, C1-1

journal
2011

Stressor experience in primary school-aged children: development of a scale to assess profiles of exposure and effects on psychological well-being

D Byrne, K Thomas, J Burchell, L Olive, N Mirabito

(2011), Vol. 18, pp. 88-111, International journal of stress management, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Cardiometabolic disease prevention and early intervention: Identifying pathways to better health

Dr Lisa Olive

NHMRC ECF - Early Career Fellowship

  • 2019: $14,658

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2018

Krystine Marie Mottram

Thesis entitled: An Exploration of Subjective Wellbeing among Athletes

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology