Jasmine B. MacDonald

Senior Research Officer

Child and Family Evidence

Dr Jasmine B. MacDonald is a Senior Research Officer in the Child Family Community Australia information exchange at the Australian Institute of Family Studies. 

Jasmine has designed, conducted, and published in peer-reviewed journals research focused on mental health, trauma exposure and trauma reactions (including symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and anxiety, as well as stress, burnout and substance use). 

Jasmine's methodological expertise includes literature reviews and evidence synthesis. Jasmine has extensive experience taking evidence-based insights and turning them into practical learnings and recommendations for non-specialist audiences, through written resource, webinar, and podcast formats.


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), Charles Sturt University
  • Bachelor of Social Work (Honours), Charles Sturt University
  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Sociology), Charles Sturt University