About the Author

Dr Susan Spence is Professor Emeritus at Griffith University in Queensland, Australia.  Her research in the area of clinical psychology focuses on the causes, assessment, treatment and prevention of anxiety and depression in young people. She is the developer of the Spence Children's Anxiety Scale that is widely used across the world and has been translated into over 20 languages.

You can read more about her work by clicking on the following links:-

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_H._Spence

https://experts.griffith.edu.au/9915-susan-h-spence

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Susan_Spence2

https://socialsciences.org.au/academy-fellow/?sId=0032v000033l9YNAAY