CQUni Events

Dr. Michael Carr-Gregg by Student Psychology Society

Start: 18th May 2018 3:00pm
End: 18th May 2018 4:30pm
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Location: Level 6, Room 6.10, CQUniversity Brisbane, 160 Ann Street, Brisbane

Type: Seminar/Lecture
Category: Current Student
Region: Brisbane

CQUniversity staff and students are invited to join Dr. Michael Carr-Gregg as he discusses the use of technology in psychological practice at CQUniversity Brisbane. Dr. Michael Carr-Gregg will look at the apps, web-based programs and biometric devices for high prevalence disorders.

Discussions will include:

  • Main apps and web based programs used in assessment
  • Principal websites used in psychoeducation
  • Apps used for the treatment of anxiety, depression and substance abuse
  • Web based programs used in treatment of anxiety, depression and substance abuse.

Dr. Michael Carr-Gregg is one of Australia's highest profile adolescent and child psychologists. He currently works within private practice as well as consulting to Inowell, a joint project between PWC, the University of Sydney and the Federal Govenment.

Completing his PhD at the University of New South Wales, his focus was on Adolescents with Cancer. He also named and founded CanTeen more than 30 years ago with a group of young cancer patients.

He has worked as an academic, researcher, and political lobbyist. He is also the author of 12 books and is an Ambassador for Smiling Mind, Big Brothers Big Sister, and sits on the Board of the Family Peace Foundation and the National Centre Against Bullying.

Dr. Michael Carr-Gregg is a columnist for a number of publications, including the Huffington Post, Girlfriend Magazine and the Australian Boarding Schools Association publication, LightsOut. He is also a resident parenting expert on Channel 7's Sunrise, Psychologist for Channel 9's Morning Extra, as well as the Morning Show with Neil Mitchell on Radio 3AW.

Date: Friday, 18 May
Time: 3 - 4.30 pm, including Q&A, with light refreshments available following
Location: Level 6, Room 6.10, CQUniversity Brisbane, 160 Ann Street
Cost: FREE to all CQUniversity staff and students.  
RSVP's are essential. Please confirm your attendance to Sami via cquspcommittee@gmail.com
Unfortunately, this session will not be recorded or live-streamed.

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