Dr Judi Parson

Dr Judi Parson is a paediatric qualified Registered Nurse, Play Therapist / Supervisor and Lecturer in Mental Health - Child Play Therapy at Deakin University.

Her doctoral thesis focused on the integration of procedural play for children undergoing invasive medical treatment. She completed her MA Play Therapy (with Distinction), through Roehampton University London, and is actively involved in the development of play therapy in Australia.

Judi currently practices and researches child play therapy, and also provides clinical supervision as well as research supervision to candidates in the field of paediatrics and play therapy.