Associate Professor Rebecca Loundar

Associate Professor Rebecca Loundar

Associate Professor & Program Director - Social Sciences

Associate Professor Rebecca Loundar is an Australian-based health professional and has been a practising Psychologist for over 25 years and is endorsed as a Clinical and Counselling Psychologist.

Rebecca is the Head of Social Science and an Associate Professor at Alphacrucis (AC), and oversees AC's Bachelor of Applied Social Science and Graduate Applied Social Science and Counselling programs. Rebecca is also one of AC's Higher Degree Research Supervisors. Rebecca has been actively involved with the development and teaching of these courses.

Assoc. Prof. Loundar has a broad range of experience working with individuals and groups, in a variety of settings including clinical and community (including not-for-profit) based psychology services, education facilities and corporate environments. Rebecca has been an active member on different government and community committees, a researcher and provider of clinical consultation and training to psychologists and counsellors. Her research interests include psychosocial wellbeing and societal issues including domestic and family violence.


Doctor of Psychology (Counselling Psychology) (Macquarie University)
Dissertation Title The effectiveness an integrative and multimodal psychotherapy approach for improving psychosocial and spiritual well-being for young women with comorbid psychological problems. 2013

Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology (Macquarie University)
Dissertation Title Subjective Wellbeing of Older Australians accessing community based care 1998

Bachelor of Science (Psychology) (Macquarie University) 1995

Research and Professional Grants

  • 2021
    • Community Chaplaincy Program, $250000, Mission Australia

Scholarship Publications

Professional Memberships

Australian Counselling Association - Academic Member (since 2020)

Australian Health Professionals Registration Authority (AHPRA): Psychologist, Areas for Practise Endorsement - Clinical and Counselling Psychology (since 1998)

Australian Psychological Society: Fellow of Clinical College & Counselling College (since 2013)

Australian Psychological Society; Member (since 1998)

National Heads of Counselling and Psychotherapy Education - Member (since 2018)

Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) - Academic Member (since 2021)

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