• The University of Western Australia (M561), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 3363 Citations
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1987 …2019
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Personal profile

Funding overview

Telethon Channel 7 Grant 2019 (AUD $230,000) "Detection of attentional and psychiatric risk factors amongst high service burden patients with Deliberate Self-Harm presenting to Perth Children's Hospital."

ECU Early Career Research Investigator Grant (AUD $29,970) 2019. "The advent of ARCHIE (augmented reality child health interactive experience): supplanting stressful experiences of hospitalsation and treatment due to cancer via an augmented reality-based digital gaming platform experience within Perth Children's Hospital."

Fremantle Hospital Medical Research Foundation Grant (AUD $15,250) 2015. "The effect of sleep problems on cognition in children with Complex Attention Deficit Hyperactiivity DIsorder."

PMH Foundation New Investigator Project Grant (AUD $80,589) 2015. "Adolescents with ADHD in CAMHS: Is Personal Recovery based on the adults models relevant?"

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, King's College London

FRANZPsych, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

MRCP, Royal College of Physicians (UK)

MRCPsych, Royal College of Psychiatrists

M.Phil, University of Cambridge

BM (Bachelor of Medicine), University of Southampton

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Research Output 1987 2019

Antenatal depression and early life predictors of childhood anxiety disorders at 4 years of age

Galbally, M., Watson, S. J., van Rossum, E. F. C., Chen, W., de Kloe, E. R. & Lewis, A. J., 2019, (Submitted) In : European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: official journal of the European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child and adolescent neuropsychiatry

Chen, W. & Furlong, Y., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Oxford Textbook of Neuropsychiatry. Bodani, M., Faruqui, R. & Agrawal, N. (eds.). 1 ed. UK: Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Brain Diseases
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

Children with epilepsy (CWE) and the relevance of psychiatric comorbidities

Hegarty, A., Furlong, Y., Williams, S. & Chen, W., Aug 2019, (Submitted) In : Journal of Paediatric and Child Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Does Motor Coordination and Sleep Difficulties Predict Peer Functioning in Children and Adolescents with ADHD?

Mancini, V., Althorpe, K. E. & Chen, W., 2019, (Submitted) In : British Journal of Educational Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Factor Structure of the Sleep Disturbance Scale for Children (SDSC) in those with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Mancini, V., Rudaizky, D., Pearcy, B., Marriner, A., Pestell, C., Gomez, R., Bucks, R. & Chen, W., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Sleep Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Statistical Factor Analysis

Projects 2016 2016