Dr Peter Parry is a child and adolescent psychiatrist in Brisbane, Australia. He has worked in both clinical and managerial roles in inpatient and community child and youth mental health services in South Australia, Wales (UK) and now Queensland. He is a senior lecturer with Children’s Health Queensland, University of Queensland and visiting senior lecturer with the Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University.
His academic interests and publications are in developmental psychology, psychiatric nosology (the classification of illness and controversies about definition of diagnoses), and conflict of interest issues in pharma-medicine relations. He also lectures on the role of lifestyle factors in managing anxiety and depression.