About Dr Cybele Dey

MBBS Uni Syd (Hons 1), FRANZCP (Adv Cert Child Psychiatry), FRACP (Paeds), M. Psychiatry (NSWIOP)
Certificate in Family Systems Theory and Practice
Dr Cybele Dey
Dr Dey completed her undergraduate medical training at the University of Sydney where she graduated with first class honours in 1996 and received the prize for first place in Psychiatry and the first place in Medicine 1.

Dr Dey is a medically qualified doctor who has completed extensive specialist training as a child and adolescent psychiatrist and as a paediatrician succeeding at all fellowship examinations at the first attempt. She is a Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, with a Certificate of Advanced Training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and membership of the Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and a Fellow of The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, having gained this in the Paediatric Division.

She now works as a child and adolescent psychiatrist with her public appointment at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and private practice in St Leonards.

In addition to her medical specialist qualifications, Dr Dey has completed the Certificate Program in Family Systems Theory at the Family Systems Institute and a Masters of Psychiatry at the New South Wales Institute of Psychiatry. She is accredited as a supervisor in Family Systems Theory and Practice. She has trained in Family Systems Theory and Practice, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Autism assessment, Triple P parenting, Circle of Security Parenting and Interpersonal Therapy for Adolescents.

Dr Dey has worked in child and adolescent psychiatry since 2001, presented at numerous national and international meetings, written many educational articles and co-edited a textbook in this area.

Most recently, Dr Dey has pursued her interest in talking therapy that includes parents for resolving problems presenting in children or adolescents.

Training and Education:

  • Lecturer with the Diploma of Child Health and International Postgraduate Certificate (University of Sydney)
  • Accredited supervisor with the Family Systems Institute

Publications include:

Dey C. Krabman P. Behavioural Problems in Children: From pre school to school age. The Australian Doctor. 13 August 2010. p 23-30. [Document viewer]

Dey C. Courage and Depression: Assessment of Depression in the Young The Clinician Vol.1 No.3 2001. [PDF]

The clinician's guide to psychotropic prescribing children and adolescents / Child & Adolescent Mental Health Statewide Network CAMHSNET ; [editors, Kenneth P. Nunn, Cybele Dey]
1. First place in Psychiatry overall in her year in Medicine and first place at the Northern Area Clinical School Medicine