Dr. Mark Ryan
MB, BS, FRANZCP, BCN, BCIA-A
Consultant Psychiatrist, neuroCare Sydney
Dr. Mark Ryan is a Psychiatrist with a strong interest in understanding the mind-brain-body nexus and new approaches in therapies that can improve and sustain mental health and well-being.
Mark has worked primarily in consultation liaison psychiatry, providing care in medical and surgical wards. With an abiding interest in psycho-physiology, biofeedback and neuroscience, Mark is accumulating and developing expertise in applying personalised neuromodulation treatments, incorporating these with other established treatment approaches. For many years Mark has integrated the techniques of neurofeedback and tDCS into patient care.
In 2016 Mark joined the neuroCare Group and engaged with neuroCare's personalised system of treatments in mental healthcare. Mark works with neuroCare's research team to deliver evidence-based methods of integrating brain-based technologies with interpersonal therapies, and is trained to administer repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS), Neurofeedback, Slow Cortical Potentials (SCP) Training and transcranial Direct Current Stimulatoin (tDCS).
Mark has a particular interest in the link between sleep and both physical and psychological welbeing. By combining his comprehensive understanding of insomnia and its role in mental health with leading-edge technologies, Mark offers his patients an innovative and personalised path to achieving positive outcomes.
Dr. Ryan regularly speaks on 2UE's Healthy Living with Dr. Ross Walker, about ht connection between sleep hygiene and mental illness, as well as neuroCare's treatment protocols.
Mark is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and is a BCIA-A accredited neurofeedback practitioner.
Dr. Ryan is also a neuroCademy course presenter in Australia, supervising the application of rTMS, Neurofeedback and Sleep Assessments in mental health.