An international society for the understanding, prevention and treatment of mental illness related to child bearing.

Dr Tanya Devadson (WA)

Past President

Dr. Tanya Devadson is a dedicated perinatal psychiatrist and psychotherapist based in Western Australia. With a background in adult psychiatry, she has spent years providing compassionate care to women and their families in various settings, including the Mother-Baby unit, community mental health services, and liaising with maternity services.

Tanya's clinical practice extends across both public and private sectors in WA, where she focuses on delivering high-quality care to her patients. Beyond her clinical work, she is actively involved in perinatal mental health research and teaching, aiming to promote emotional well-being and mental health recovery for infants, children, and their parents through evidence-based practices.

Tanya is a member of the RANZCP Psychotherapy WA subcommittee and is involved in psychotherapy training for psychiatry trainees. Through these roles, she continues to contribute significantly to the improvement of psychotherapeutic practices in psychiatry. 

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