Dr. Adrian Lopresti is a Clinical Psychologist in private practice and senior researcher at Murdoch University, Western Australia. He has over 20 years of clinical experience working with children and adults suffering from a range of mental health conditions.
Dr. Lopresti has experience in a range of psychological therapies and has received extensive training in nutritional and lifestyle treatments for mental-health disorders. Dr. Lopresti regularly publishes in peer-reviewed and high-impact journals on the effects of diet, nutraceuticals, sleep, and exercise for the treatment and prevention of depression, anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and bipolar disorder. He has completed several clinical trials investigating the effects of curcumin, saffron, and ashwagandha for the treatment of anxiety and depression in children and adults. Dr. Lopresti is also the founder of Personalised Integrative Therapy, and regularly conducts educational workshops both nationally and internationally.
Professor Jerome Sarris and Dr. Adrian Lopresti discuss the potential therapeutic application of psychedelic use for the treatment of mental health conditions.
Dr. Sinan Ali joins Dr. Adrian Lopresti to discuss the use of hormone and biomarker analysis for the management of mental health conditions.
Dr. Adrian Lopresti and Dr. Judy Lovas discuss relaxation techniques to reduce levels of stress, or distress for our clients.
Dr. Adrian Lopresti and Naturopath Sophia Gerontakos discuss all things adaptogens.
Dr Adrian Lopresti and Dr Julia Rucklidge discuss the biochemistry of stress and her research into the impact of nutrients for people after extreme disasters such as earthquakes and terrorist attacks.
Dr Adrian Lopresti is joined by psychologist and addiction expert, Dr Nicholas Kardaras who describes how excessive technology use affects our brains.
Dr Adrian Lopresti is joined by Dr Michelle Jongenelis, to discuss how we can create lasting behavioural change in our clients.
As we deepen our understanding of the gut-brain connection, what's becoming clear is that probiotics may have a powerful role to play in the management of mental health conditions.