Drew Cowen has worked with children, adolescents and families for over 25 years and brings substantial experience to EDUCARE and to his respective clients. His specialist areas include attachment, childhood anxiety, the impact of violence and other trauma on children, addictive behaviours, personality disorders, substance use and co-morbidity. Additionally, he has extensive experience in conducting child centred family assessments and providing advice to courts as an expert witness.
Drew is outcome focussed and committed to working with families to strengthen relationships and create mutually supportive and respectful environments. He enjoys working with children and young adults who find themselves in unfamiliar and very stressful situations. Drew’s clinical practice is strengths based and allows solutions to be developed and successfully implemented.
Drew has also had many years of experience working in high conflict mediation and conflict resolution within families and organisations and in assisting young adults to use their unique resources to identify and attain their goals.
Drew has undertaken evidence based and best practice research, presented at regional and national conferences and lectured to post graduate students.