Rowena is a Registered Psychologist who has been working in child, family and adult health services for the past 23 years.
She has a keen interest and comprehensive experience in perinatal mental health assisting parents prepare for and adjust to the challenges of parenthood, treating perinatal stress, anxiety and depression, birth trauma and parent-infant relationship difficulties.
Rowena uses evidence-based interventions that are attachment focused, trauma informed and culturally sensitive, in collaboration with her clients’ identified needs and goals. Besides working with families, Rowena also enjoys working with individuals who present with stress, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, trauma and self-esteem issues.
In addition to her role at RWA, Rowena also works at Tresillian Family Care Centres, an early parenting service, where she runs a broad range of parenting programs such as parent infant interaction, postnatal depression and anxiety, Circle of Security Parenting, and meditation programs. She is also an accredited Triple P facilitator.
Rowena is also a mother of two teenagers, and in her free time enjoys gardening, going for bush walks and eating out.
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