Staff profile - Andrew Lewis
Aprof Andrew Lewis
|Position:||Research Academic |
|Faculty or Division:||Faculty of Health|
|Department:||School of Psychology|
|Campus:||Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Phone:||+61 3 92446774 +61 3 92446774|
Member, Australian Psychological Society
Member, APS College of Clinical Psychologists
Member, APS College of Counselling Psychologists (Full Member)
Member, Member of the APS Division of Research and Teaching
Registered Member, Victorian Psychologists Registration Board
Member, Society for Research in Child Development
Member, Human Behaviour and Evolution Society
Founding Member, Australasian Psychology and Evolution Interest Group
Member, International Early Psychosis Association
Conferences and seminars
Danaher (presenter), Lewis, Toumbourou Ricciardelli, Knight, (December, 2010) Prevention and Early Intervention Work with Australian Families. Winter School on Evidence-based Parenting and Family Skills Programs, Bangkok, Thailand. Lewis, (August 2010) The role of oxytocin in the development of attachment. 16th International Psychoanalytic Association: Research Training Program, University College London, UK. Bertino, (presenter) Lewis, Ricciardelli, Knight, Toumbourou (June, 2010) Options for family and individual treatments of youth mental health and substance abuse. International Conference of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, Australia. Galbally, M., Lewis, A., Sandall, H., (November, 2007). Ante-natal predictors of post-natal depression and responsiveness to treatment at one month and 18 months post-partum. World Psychiatry Congress: Working Together for Mental Health: Melbourne Convention Centre. Lewis, A.,(June, 2005). Human evolution and the ontogeny of the self. Human Behaviour and Evolution Annual International Conference, Austin, Texas, USA.
Awards and prizes
2008 Faculty Award, Most Outstanding Course in School of Psychology.
Andrew has previously worked as an academic at Monash, the University of Ballarat and Victoria University where he developed a number of postgraduate clinical training programs. Clinically he has worked in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services such as the Older Adolescent Service and the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne. He has also worked for over a decade in private practice. Andrews research has focused on developing and researching new treatment models for infant, child and adolescent mental health problems. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash.
Infant, child and adolescent mental health