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Psychologists: beware of hoax email

08 Feb 2018

Psychologists are warned that a hoax email is being sent which pretends to be from AHPRA.

The email, targeting some registered psychologists, is sent from [email protected].

The phishing campaign appears to be directly related to previous campaigns targeting psychologists in Australia in 2016 and 2017.

Example of the hoax email

Example of a hoax email that is being sent to psychologists.

What you should do

If you have received this email, make sure to keep your details safe by deleting it immediately and not clicking on any links or attachments.

If you’re not sure whether you have received the hoax email, contact us on 1300 419 495.

More information

You can learn more about hoax emails and how to identify them at the Australian Government’s ‘Stay smart online’ website.

Page reviewed 8/02/2018