Dr Stephen Stathis

Dr Stephen Stathis

Medical Director, Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Children’s Heath Qld Hospital Service

Associate Professor Stephen Stathis has obtained a dual fellowship in paediatrics and psychiatry.He is the Medical Director of Child and Youth Mental Health Services at Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service, Brisbane.

Associate Professor Stathis is a strong supporter of regional and rural psychiatry, and directs one of the largest telepsychiatry services in Australia.

His clinical interests are broad and include ‘bridging the gap’ between paediatrics and psychiatry, gender dysphoria, consequences of early childhood trauma and abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, and adolescent forensic psychiatry.

ABSTRACT TITLE: Moving forward – Partnering in youth mental health residential care