Personal profile


Ryan began working at Turning Point in 2024, and currently works across a range of projects within NAMSHU, including data analysis and report writing and manuscript development.

Ryan has a research background in psychology, with a particular focus on alcohol policy, adolescent mental health, violence and adverse childhood experiences.

Ryan completed his PhD in 2024 which examined the impact of Northern Territory alcohol policy on child and adolescent assault and maltreatment.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Research area keywords

  • Alcohol policy
  • Alcohol and other drugs
  • Adverse childhood experiences
  • Adolescent mental health
  • Mental health
  • Time series
  • Public health

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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