Dionne Morris is a Monash South Africa graduate. She obtained her Bachelor of Social Science degree with majors in Psychology and Criminology in 2011, and thereafter she completed her Honours degree in Social Science (Psychology) in 2012. Subsequently, she started her Master of Philosophy degree (Psychology) at Monash University, Australia, graduated cum laude in 2015 and earned the top achiever award for her thesis.
Dionne started her career as a psychology tutor and assistant lecturer in psychology. In 2015 she was promoted to a lecturer and is now completing her Ph.D at the University of Witwatersrand, focusing on an integrated developmental approach to understanding relationship characteristics in adolescents diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders.