Dr Erica Neill is a Research Specialist, at Parenting Research Centre she was previously Lab Manager at Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Melbourne. She has expertise in the field of research neuropsychology specialising in the cognitive deficits associated with psychosis. Her main skills include scientific writing, grant writing, public speaking - specialising in presenting complex scientific content to both academic and non-academic audiences. Further skills include teaching and supervision, working in a team, seeking out funding opportunities, liaising with academic and philanthropic bodies. Additionally, Dr Neill has expertise in evaluating and working with individuals with severe mental illness. Her communication skills are well developed thanks to her psychology background and the heavy reliance on team work and inter disciplinary cooperation associated with clinical research.