Dr Michael Carr-Gregg works as a nationally registered child and adolescent psychologist working in private practice in Melbourne. He is passionate about delivering evidence based psychology workshops and seminars that make a difference to the health and wellbeing of young people. His training and approach incorporates cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), mindfulness skills and interventions drawn from positive psychology research. He is a founding member of the National Centre Against Bullying and Chairs their Cybersafety Committee. In October 2010 - he was appointed the official advisor to the Queensland government on cybersafety. He is a Director of the The Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre, established by the Australian Government Initiative administered by the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research. He sits on the Board of theThe Alannah and Madeline Foundation, Michael is a member of the Australian Psychological Society Committee (Melbourne Branch), a member of the APS committee for the Special Interest group in ePsychology, an ambassador for the federal Government's National Drugs Campaign, a columnist for a number of publications including New Idea, Girlfriend Magazine and is the resident parenting expert on Ch 7's Sunrise (see videos) as well as Psychologist for the top rating Morning Show with Neil Mitchell on Fairfax Radio 3AW. For more biographical details click here. For a list of Michael's peer reviewed publications click here. See Michael's ad for the Australian Sports Commission's Play for Life program here. If you want a copy of the Cybersafety Quiz, Mental Health Quiz or Drug and Alcohol Quiz here. Michael regrets that he cannot give clinical advice over the phone or via email - if you need a psychologist in your area, please click here.
2 UNMISSABLE Conference for next year - register now:
Positive Schools 2013
- Fremantle - The Esplanade Hotel Fremantle Thursday & Friday 23rd & 24th May - more info
- Brisbane Convention Centre Thursday & Friday 30th & 31st June - more info
- Melbourne Convention Centre Thursday & Friday 6th & 7th June - more info
Happiness and it's Cause - 19 - 20 June 2013, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, register here