Loretta is a provisional psychologist completing a Masters in Clinical Psychology at the University of Wollongong and a Masters in Public Health at the University of Sydney. Loretta received a Bachelor of Science (Psychology) from the University of Sydney in 2009 and a Post Graduate Diploma of Psychology from Macquarie University in 2012. In 2011, Loretta completed her thesis on adolescent bullying and alcohol-related harm, with high distinction. She currently works as a Clinical Research Assistant in the lab assisting with the management and operation of early psychosis and chronic schizophrenia research projects, and administering cognitive and psychiatric symptom assessments. Her research interests include the impact of social cognitive training and oxytocin on social function in early psychosis, and the role of sex steroids in schizophrenia and their relationship to symptoms and cognition.
You can find a list of her publications here.