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Dr Mathew Ling



Honorary Fellow


Faculty of Health


School of Psychology


Off-Campus (Home)


Member - Australasian Society of Behavioural Health and Medicine

Member - Society for Australasian Social Psychologists

Executive Committee Member - Association for Interdisciplinary Metaresearch and Open Science 

Units taught

HPS111 / HPY711 - Psych A - Fundamentals of Human Behaviour

HPS307 / 791 - Personality

HPS301 / 781 - Research Methods in Psychology B

HPS327 - Research Methods Capstone

HPS911 - Advanced Research Methods

Research groups


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Australasian Public Awareness and Belief in Conspiracy Theories: Motivational Correlates

M Marques, M Ling, M Williams, J Kerr, J McLennan

(2022), Vol. 43, pp. 177-198, Political Psychology, C1

journal article

Interventions for Adolescents With ADHD to Improve Peer Social Functioning: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

S Morris, J Sheen, M Ling, D Foley, E Sciberras

(2021), Vol. 25, pp. 1479-1496, Journal of Attention Disorders, United States, C1

journal article

A Scoping Review of Self-compassion in Qualitative Studies About Children's Experiences of Parental Mental Illness

A Dunkley-Smith, J Sheen, M Ling, A Reupert

(2021), Vol. 12, pp. 815-830, Mindfulness, C1

journal article

How to define "Vegan": An exploratory study of definition preferences among omnivores, vegetarians, and vegans

M North, E Kothe, A Klas, M Ling

(2021), Vol. 93, Food Quality and Preference, C1

journal article

Associations between conspiracism and the rejection of scientific innovations

M Marques, J Kerr, M Williams, M Ling, J McLennan

(2021), Vol. 30, pp. 854-867, Public Understanding of Science, England, C1

journal article

Experiences and perspectives of self-compassion from young adult children of parents with mental illness

Addy Dunkley-Smith, Andrea Reupert, Mathew Ling, Jade Sheen

(2021), Vol. 89, pp. 183-193, Journal of adolescence, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

The impact of different responses to negative body talk on body satisfaction, shame, and future fat talk likelihood: A UK sample

J Mills, A Mata, M Ling, S Trawley

(2021), Vol. 38, pp. 325-333, Body image, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Variation in latent social profiles of adolescent ADHD and related clinical features

S Morris, M Ling, J Sheen, E Sciberras

(2021), Vol. 302, Psychiatry Research, Ireland, C1

journal article

The Interteacher Reliability of Assessments of Adolescents

Sarah Morris, Mathew Ling, Jade Sheen, Emma Sciberras

(2021), Vol. 33, pp. 904-910, Psychological Assessment, Arlington, Va., C1

journal article

A qualitative examination of the motivations behind vegan, vegetarian, and omnivore diets in an Australian population.

M North, A Klas, M Ling, E Kothe

(2021), Vol. 167, Appetite, England, C1

journal article

Associations between sleep, daytime sleepiness and functional outcomes in adolescents with ADHD

G Loram, T Silk, M Ling, M Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, C Hyde, J McGillivray, E Sciberras

(2021), Vol. 87, pp. 174-182, Sleep Medicine, Netherlands, C1

journal article

"Poison" or "protection"? A mixed methods exploration of Australian parents' COVID-19 vaccination intentions

S Evans, A Klas, A Mikocka-Walus, B German, G Rogers, M Ling, J Fernando, E Kothe, E Westrupp

(2021), Vol. 150, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, England, C1

journal article

Parent and child mental health trajectories April 2020 to May 2021: Strict lockdown versus no lockdown in Australia

E Westrupp, C Greenwood, M Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, C Olsson, E Sciberras, A Mikocka-Walus, G Melvin, S Evans, M Stokes, A Wood, G Karantzas, J Macdonald, J Toumbourou, S Teague, J Fernando, T Berkowitz, M Ling, G Youssef

(2021), Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, England, C1

journal article

Study Protocol for the COVID-19 Pandemic Adjustment Survey (CPAS): A Longitudinal Study of Australian Parents of a Child 0-18 Years

E Westrupp, G Karantzas, J Macdonald, L Olive, G Youssef, C Greenwood, E Sciberras, M Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, S Evans, A Mikocka-Walus, M Ling, R Cummins, D Hutchinson, G Melvin, J Fernando, S Teague, A Wood, J Toumbourou, T Berkowitz, J Linardon, P Enticott, M Stokes, J McGillivray, C Olsson

(2020), Vol. 11, Frontiers in Psychiatry, Switzerland, C1

journal article

Mitigation system threat partially mediates the effects of right-wing ideologies on climate change beliefs

E Clarke, M Ling, E Kothe, A Klas, B Richardson

(2019), Vol. 49, pp. 349-360, Journal of applied social psychology, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Predicting intention to receive a seasonal influenza vaccination using Protection Motivation Theory

M Ling, E Kothe, B Mullan

(2019), Vol. 233, pp. 87-92, Social Science and Medicine, England, C1

journal article

Trait body image flexibility as a predictor of body image states in everyday life of young Australian women

W Tan, N Holt, I Krug, M Ling, B Klettke, J Linardon, K Baxter, S Hemmings, D Howard, E Hughes, I Rivelli-Rojas, M Fuller-Tyszkiewicz

(2019), Vol. 30, pp. 212-220, Body image, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Does body dissatisfaction influence sexting behaviors in daily life?

D Howard, B Klettke, M Ling, I Krug, M Fuller-Tyszkiewicz

(2019), Vol. 101, pp. 320-326, Computers in human behavior, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Protection motivation theory and pro-environmental behaviour: a systematic mapping review

E Kothe, M Ling, M North, A Klas, B Mullan, L Novoradovskaya

(2019), Vol. 71, pp. 411-432, Australian journal of psychology, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Lifestyle and psychological factors associated with pregnancy intentions: Findings from a longitudinal cohort study of Australian women

B Hill, M Ling, G Mishra, L Moran, H Teede, L Bruce, H Skouteris

(2019), Vol. 16, pp. 1-16, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, C1

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Systematic review of meditation-based interventions for children with ADHD

S Evans, M Ling, B Hill, N Rinehart, D Austin, E Sciberras

(2018), Vol. 27, pp. 9-27, European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Germany, C1

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Dissociation between wanting and liking for alcohol and caffeine: a test of the Incentive Sensitisation Theory

L Arulkadacham, B Richardson, P Staiger, N Kambouropoulos, R O'Donnell, M Ling

(2017), Vol. 31, pp. 927-933, Journal of Psychopharmacology, London, Eng., C1

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Regression tree analysis of ecological momentary assessment data

B Richardson, M Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, R O'Donnell, M Ling, P Staiger

(2017), Vol. 11, pp. 235-241, Health Psychology Review, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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The Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire-Brief lacks measurement invariance across three countries

S Liu, D Mellor, M Ling, J Saiz, E Vinet, X Xu, S Renati, L Byrne

(2017), Vol. 258, pp. 544-550, Psychiatry Research, Ireland, C1

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The use of the SDQ with Chinese adolescents in the clinical context

D Mellor, W Cheng, M McCabe, M Ling, Y Liu, Z Zhao, J Fan, M You, F Zhang, J Sun, L Byrne, Y Xu

(2016), Vol. 246, pp. 520-526, Psychiatry research, Clare, Ireland, C1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found


Executive Supervisor

Sarah Morris

Thesis entitled: Challenges to Assessment and Intervention of Social Functioning in Adolescents with ADHD

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

Associate Supervisor

George Frederick Arthur Loram

Thesis entitled: Exploring Associations Between ADHD, Sleep, Mental Health, and Functioning in Adolescents

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

Madelon North

Thesis entitled: Using the Prototype Willingness Model to Understand Intention to Reduce Animal Product Consumption.

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology


Shujuan (Tina) Liu

Thesis entitled: Validation of Schizotypal Measures: Can they be used cross-culturally?

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology


Edward John Roy Clarke

Thesis entitled: Climate Change Denial: The Effects of Ideological Polarisation and Threat

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology

Lilani Arulkadacham

Thesis entitled: Dissociation Between Wanting and Liking: An Examination of the Incentive Sensitisation Theory in Human Substance Users

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology