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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

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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

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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, pp. 104246-104246, Food Quality and Preference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Associations between conspiracism and the rejection of scientific innovations

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

(2021), pp. 1-14, Public Understanding of Science, London, Eng., C1

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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

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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

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

S Morris, M Ling, J Sheen, E Sciberras

(2021), Vol. 302, pp. 1-10, Psychiatry Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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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

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

Madelon North, Anna Klas, Mathew Ling, Emily Kothe

(2021), Vol. 167, pp. 1-9, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Associations Between Sleep, Daytime Sleepiness and Functional Outcomes in Adolescents with ADHD

George Loram, Tim Silk, Mathew Ling, Christian Hyde, Matthew Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, Jane McGillivray, Emma Sciberras

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

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"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, pp. 1-8, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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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), pp. 1-12, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, London, Eng., C1

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Study protocol for the COVID-19 Pandemic Adjustment Survey (CPAS): a longitudinal study of Australian parents of a child 0-18 years

Elizabeth Westrupp, Gery Karantzas, Jacqui Macdonald, Lisa Olive, George Youssef, Christopher Greenwood, Emma Sciberras, Antonina Mikocka-Walus, Mathew Ling, Robert Cummins, Delyse Hutchinson, Glenn Melvin, Julian Fernando, Samantha Teague, Amanda Wood, John Toumbourou, Tomer Berkowitz, Jake Linardon, Peter Enticott, Mark Stokes, Jane McGillivray, Craig Olsson

(2020), Vol. 11, pp. 1-11, Frontiers in psychiatry, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

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A scoping review of self-compassion in qualitative studies about children's experiences of parental mental illness

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

(2020), Mindfulness, New York, N.Y., C1

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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

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

Mathew Ling, Emily Kothe, Barbara Mullan

(2019), Vol. 233, pp. 87-92, Social science and medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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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

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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

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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, Berlin, 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, Shannon, 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

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