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Carr-Gregg, Dr Michael

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​Dr Michael Carr-Gregg is one of Australia's highest profile psychologists and leading speakers. He worked as an Associate Professor in the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Melbourne, before going into private practice. He wrote his PhD on adolescents with cancer at the University of NSW which resulted in the formation of CanTeen - a support group for teenagers with cancer in 1984.

Michael is a founding member of the National Centre Against Bullying and for six years has been the agony uncle for Australia's biggest selling magazine for young women, Girlfriend. He has a high media profile working on national TV on Channel 7's Sunrise and The Morning Show as well as Fairfax Radio 3AW.

Dr Michael Carr-Gregg has written seven books, including the best-selling Princess Bitchface Syndrome: How to survive teenage girls (Penguin, 2007) and his most recent, Surviving Step-Families (Penguin, 2011).