Dr. Rowena Conroy
Dr. Rowena Conroy – The Children’s Private Medical Group, Melbourne
Dr. Rowena Conroy (MPsychol(Clin), PhD, MAPS, MCCLP) is a clinical psychologist with many years of experience in paediatric settings; she currently works in private practice and has previously held positions across a number of hospitals including Westmead Hospital (Sydney), The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and The Royal Children’s Hospital (Melbourne). Rowena has considerable expertise in the treatment of anxiety disorders in young people, and as part of this work, regularly consults with school staff to support them in their day-to-day work with young people experiencing anxiety. Dr Conroy also has a strong background in providing education and training: she coordinates postgraduate child clinical psychology teaching at the University of Melbourne’s School of Psychological Sciences, and works as a trainer for Phoenix Australia Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health.
Rowena will present at the Anxiety Stream as part of the Special Needs Symposim in Melbourne.