Ms Robyn Dunlop

Ms Robyn Dunlop

Research student

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Robyn Dunlop is a PhD candidate in History at the University of Newcastle. Robyn's research focuses on the history of community psychiatry, with a special interest in mental health services in Newcastle (1960s-1980s) and their impacts. Her research draws upon archival sources and oral histories. This is her second doctorate; her first examined ethics and affect in Australian research on cultural difference and traumatic pasts (University of Adelaide; 2003).


  • Advocacy
  • Carers
  • Community Psychiatry
  • History
  • History of Medicine
  • Hunter Valley
  • Medical Education
  • Mental health
  • Mental illness
  • Newcastle, New South Wales
  • Oral Histories
  • Psychiatry


For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

Journal article (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2019 Dunlop, 'Mental Health as History: Psychiatry, Community, and General Practice', Health and History, 21 1-1 (2019)
DOI 10.5401/healthhist.21.2.0001

Ms Robyn Dunlop

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