Dr. Joel Porter
Dr Joel Porter is the Associate Clinical Director of Lives Lived Well. Dr Porter is a Registered Clinical Psychologist and Board Certified Clinical Supervisor. He holds an Adjunct Associate Professor position at the Centre for Applied Psychology -University of Canberra. Dr Porter is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers and a Certified Trainer in MI. Dr Porter and Lives Lived Well is leading a statewide initiative funded by Queensland Department of Communities Child Safety and Disability Services to introduce gambling screening and brief intervention into alcohol and other drug services.
He was the former Director of the Centre for Gambling Studies, School of Population Health - University of Auckland. He is co-authored book chapters on motivational interviewing and clinical assessment. Dr Porter has provided presentations and workshops at international problem gambling conferences.