The Australian Army Psychology Corps

Members of the Ausralian Army Psychology Corps

The Australian Army Psychology (AAPSYCH) Corps provides support to Army on Operations and in Garrison, in the areas of specialist selection assessment, individual psychological assessment and counselling, advice to commanders on mental health issues, specialist training support, critical incident mental health support, psychology research and operational mental health screening.

The AAPSYCH Corps contributes to enhancing and maintaining the personnel component of Australian Defence Force operational and support capabilities by delivering effective and appropriate specialist psychology advice and practice to strengthen the Australian Defence Force, both on operations and in non-operational environments, and at all levels of the organisation.

The Corps is made up of highly trained professional psychologists and psychological examiners who are often called upon to work in a variety of challenging operational and non-operational conditions.