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Adjunct Professor Ingrid Wagner

Faculty of Health,
School - Public Health and Social Work

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Name
Adjunct Professor Ingrid Wagner
Position(s)
Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School - Public Health and Social Work
Discipline *
Social Work
Phone
+61 7 3209 9243
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (University of Queensland), Master of Publc Health (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • Accredited Member, Australian Association of Social Workers
  • Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, Australian Association of Social Workers
  • Foundation Fellow, Australian College of Social Work
  • Member of the Eating Disorders Advisory Group Queensland
Keywords

child and youth mental health, eating disorders, family based treatment, clinical social work, adolescent anorexia nervosa

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Ingrid Wagner, PhD is an associate professor in the School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology. She holds a Clinical Academic Fellowship which partners the School of Public Health and Social Work with the Child and Youth Mental Health Services, Child Health Queensland, Health and Hospital Services in a project to disseminate empirically tested family based treatments for children and youth. The Fellowship extends the work she undertook as Director of Social Work, Child and Youth Mental Health Services, Royal Children’s Hospital and Health Services, Queensland Health from 2001 to 2010. During this period she initiated a program to support and sustain family systems practice in the service, established an eating disorders clinic providing Family Based Therapy for Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa, and was awarded a Creswick Foundation grant to support the initiation of a clinic to provide Attachment Based Family Therapy for Adolescent Depression.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Social Work, University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Queensland
  • Master of Public Health, University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Queensland

Publications

  • Wagner, I. Munt, G and Briner, P. (2006) Introducing Evidence-Based Family Assessment and Therapy in Child and Youth Mental Health Services: Applying Systemic Principles to Maintain, Sustain and Build Capacity. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, Vol 27 Number 4 pp.187-198.
  • Harden, S. Stathis, S and Wagner, I. (2005) Redevelopment of a consultation-liaison service at a tertiary paediatric hospital. Australasian Psychiatry Vol 13 Number 2 pp.169-172.
  • Wagner, I. Stathis, S. Harden, S and Crimmins, J. (2005) Models and Patterns of service in child and youth consultation-liaison services. Australasian Psychiatry Vol 13 No 3 pp.273 -278.
  • Shaw, K. Wagner, I. Eastwood, H and Mitchell, G. (2003) A qualitative study of Australian GP’s attitudes and practices in the diagnosis and management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Family Pracitce Vol 20 Number 2 pp.129-134.
  • Shaw, K. Mitchell, G. Wagner, I and Eastwood, H. (2002) Attitudes and practices of general practitioners in the diagnosis and management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Journal of Paediatric Child Health 38, pp. 481-486.
This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Ingrid Wagner.

Teaching

Ingrid Wagner teaches in the area of clinical and mental health social work. She has a particular interest in family based assessment and treatment. She provides training and supervision for Family Based Therapy for Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa. She facilitates training for Attachment Based Family Therapy for Adolescent Depression and is currently a trainer in training with the Centre for Family Intervention Science, Philadelphia, PA.

She supervises social work students undertaking placement at QUT Health Clinics Interdisciplinary Eating Disorders Clinic which she established in 2013.

This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Ingrid Wagner.

Experience

2001 – 2010, Principal and Director of Social Work, Child and Youth Mental Health Services, Child Health Service.

2008 Creswick Foundation Fellowship

2007 Established FBT Clinic for Child and Youth Mental Health Services, CHS, QHealth.

International Engagement

2014 Train the Trainer Training ABFT, Centre for Family Intervention Science, Drexel University Philadelphia.

2014 Facilitation of ABFT Training and Group Supervision with Suzanne Levy, PhD

2013 FBT Training with Daniel Le Grange, PhD

2013 Current supervision with Daniel Le Grange

2009- 2010 ABFT Training and Supervision with Guy Diamond, PhD and Suzanne Levy, PhD.

This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Ingrid Wagner.

Publications