Rachel is a Research Fellow at the University of New South Wales. Rachel is currently working on a number of projects as part of the Autism CRC, a national cooperative research program focused on autism. These projects include the study of biological and environmental factors, as well as evaluating the best way to provide support for autistic children. Rachel is also a clinical psychologist and is passionate about working with autistic children, adults and their families. Rachel is an avid reader and enjoys playing the piano and baking in her spare time.