Anthony OWENS

Anthony was born in Melbourne, completed PE and Psychology courses at Melbourne and Oregon Universities.

While teaching in ski schools, high schools, community colleges and universities in Canada, USA and Australia, he has worked concurrently and published in Education and Psychology.

He is registered as a psychologist and now works as a clinician in Preston and Cowes specializing in Counselling and Therapy for relief from:

  • Stress,
  • PTSD,
  • Depression,
  • Anxiety,
  • Phobias,
  • Obsession
  • Behavior change

Anthony is using eclectic therapies from Gestalt and Individual Psychology, Somatic Experiencing, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (a deep form of CBT), Hypnosis and David Grand’s Brainspotting.

Anthony retrains continually in therapeutic methods and is a member of the APS EMDR Special Interest Group.  He specialized for some years as a sport psychologist assisting an AFL team, golf professionals, soccer teams, figure skaters and tennis players.

As well as providing counseling and therapy at Preston and Cowes clinics, Tony’s contributions to clinical psychology include relaxation CDs, and the unpublished Owens Physical Stress Indicator Checklist (OPSIC) which are available from

Further details and web links at