Women in Sport Symposium

Jacqui Louder

Jacqui Louder has been a practicing psychologist for sixteen years, specialising in eating disorders, chronic fatigue syndrome, athletic transitions (retirement, entry into elite sport, etc), motor sport, critical incident management, performing arts and children’s sport. She works with teams and organisations in establishing a healthy leadership and culture, and ensuring healthy working environments, as well as coaching groups on communication and enhancing team performance. Clinically, Jacqui works extensively with individuals suffering depression and anxiety, pain management and sleeping issues, relationships, and general life balance.

Jacqui co-hosts ‘The Science of Sport’ on SEN (1116 AM) every Sunday morning from October to March, and continues to maintain a consulting role to numerous media outlets throughout the year, offering expert comments on current issues within elite sport.

Currently Jacqui consults to a wide variety of high performance organisations, including the National Institute of Circus Arts, Motorcycling Australia in their Elite Performance Academy and on their national circuits, Melbourne Storm NRL team, and Vicentre Swimming Club. She continues to present nationally and internationally at sporting conferences and to corporate organisations.


For all general enquiries please contact:

Sports Medicine Australia
375 Albert Road
Albert Park  VIC  3206

Ph: 03 9674 8702
Fax: 03 9674 8799
Email: smanat@sma.org.au

Experts from a range of disciplines will present varying perspectives on the
challenges faced by the female athlete and clinician in sport. Gain confidence
in being able to manage the common problems that affect these athletes and a
better understanding of what it is like to be a female athlete.