Prof Adam Guastella


Languages: English


  • Psychology

Areas of Interest

  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Autism
  • Novel therapies for social skills

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney, NSW

Level 6 O'Brien Centre
Corner Victoria and Burton Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

T: (02) 8382 9760

F: (02) 8382 9761

Brain and Mind Centre
100 Mallet Street
Camperdown NSW 2050

T: (02) 9351 0539

F: (02) 9351 0855



Prof Adam Guastella is a clinical psychologist with extensive clinical and research experience. He is dedicated to supporting children and families, drawing on partnerships between researchers, other clinicians and additional mental health services to provide the best available assessments and treatments.

An avid researcher, Prof Guastella is passionate about developing more effective clinical treatments for a range of mental health conditions that are based on neuroscience advances. He holds an appointment as Professor at the University of Sydney and is involved with numerous treatment trials targeting a wide variety of mental health concerns using neuroscience interventions, including autism, schizophrenia, substance misuse and anti-social personality disorder.

Prof Guastella maintains a position at USpace - the young adult mental health service at St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Sydney.

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