Dr Carmel Fleming

Secondee Fellow

School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences


Carmel Fleming is a mental health professional with the Queensland Eating Disorder Service (QuEDS) and conjoint Clinical Lecturer with Queensland Health and the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work at the University of Queensland where she teaches in Advanced Practice in Health. At QuEDS Carmel is senior social worker, clinical educator, and clinical supervisor providing consultation and service development across Queensland as well as coordination of QuEDS family and carer services. Prior to this she developed and led the QuEDS statewide education and training program for ten years. Carmel has specialised in mental health and eating disorders since 1992 with a focus on low intensity and specialist interventions such as self help and cognitive behavioural programs as well as family work. Carmel completed her PhD into the effectiveness of services for families of adults affected by eating disorders and maintains a special interest in the clinical support and supervision of other health professionals.


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  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Fleming, Carmel (2021). Single session family consultation with adults affected by eating disorders. Single session thinking and practice in global, cultural, and familial contexts: expanding applications. (pp. 305-314) edited by Michael F. Hoyt, Jeff Young and Pam Rycroft. New York, NY United States: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781003053958-29-35

Journal Article

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor