Professor Michael Kyrios FAPS

Professor Michael Kyrios FAPS

Australian National University expert in obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders and behavioural addictions

Professor Michael Kyrios FAPS is a clinical psychologist and Director of the Research School of Psychology at the Australian National University, having previously held major academic posts at the University of Melbourne and Swinburne University of Technology, where he was Director of the Brain & Psychological Sciences Research Centre and the National e-Therapy Centre.
His research focuses on obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders (OCD, hoarding disorder, body dysmorphic disorder, trichotillomania), behavioural addictions (compulsive buying, problem gambling), depression, anxiety disorders, chronic medical illness, and the development, evaluation and dissemination of evidence-based psychological treatments, including e-therapies. He was elected Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society in 2007.