Nguyen Ngoc Quynh Anh

nguyen ngoc quynh anh psychology
School: School of Science, Engineering, and Technology
Department: Psychology
Position: Lecturer
Location: RMIT Saigon South

Dr Nguyen is a lecturer at School of Science, Engineering, and Technology at RMIT Vietnam since 2021. She completed her PhD journey at School of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at Monash University (Australia) in 2019.

She worked as a lecturer of Psychology at Hue University of Education for 14 years. Her interests of research are School mental health and Positive Psychology.

  • PhD, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Nursing, Monash University, Australia (2019)
  • Mental Health First Aids Ambassador Certification, Australia (2017)

School Psychology, Psychopathology, Research methods, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Positive Psychology

  • School mental health
  • Adolescents and Youth Mental Health
  • Workplace mental health
  • Positive psychology (Emotional Intelligence, Resilience, Self-compassion)

  • Nguyen, Q-A, Tran, T., Tran, T-A, Fisher, J. (2021), Emotional intelligence and mental health problems among adolescents in Vietnam: A school-based survey, J of Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 17(4), 134-151. 
  • La, T., Dinh, V., Phan, H., Do, H., Nguyen, P, Nguyen, Q-A (2020), Mental health among Vietnamese urban late adolescents: The association of parenting styles, Health Psychology Open, Vol 7(2), 1-9. 
  • Nguyen, P.C.T., Nguyen, Q-A (2020), Self-compassion and well-being among Vietnamese adolescents, International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, Vol 3(20), 327-341. 
  • Nguyen, P.C.T, Tran, T-A, Dinh, V., Nguyen, V., Nguyen, Q-A, Nguyen, A. (2020), Adolescents' gratitude and well-being - perspective from positive psychology, Vietnam Journal of Psychology, Vol 10(259), 26-42. 
  • Yen, W, Bada, BV., Nguyen, Q-A (2019), The association of self-compassion, resilience and coping in relation to psychological well-being among youth: A cross-cultural study of Hong Kong, Nigeria and Vietnam, Applied Psychology Around the World, Vol 1(1), 24-32. 
  • Nguyen, Q-A, Tran, T., Tran, T-A, Fisher, J. (2019), Perceived parenting styles and emotional intelligence among adolescents in Vietnam, The Family Journal, 10.1177/1066480719896558.

Australia Scholarship Alumni Awards and some university-level projects.



Six Master research supervision.

Australian Awards Scholarship


  • Lecturer, Researcher at University of Education, Hue University 
  • Program Manager at Hepatitis Victoria, Australia 
  • Disability Supporter at Monash University, Australia