Education

I am a Registered Psychologist, a Registered Nurse and an Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society.

Graduate Certificate of Applied Psychological Practice (2007)

Graduate Certificate of Gestalt Theory and Methods (2006)

Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology (2004)

Graduate Diploma of Psychology (2002)

Bachelor of Nursing (1994)

I have attended and participated in many conferences and courses:

Introduction to the Nurtured Heart Approach (2017)

Dr. Russ Harris ACT for Adolescents (2017)

Dr. Russ Harris ACT for Trauma (2017)

Dr Louise Hayes ACT for Children (2016)

Dr. Louise Hayes ACT for Young People (2016)

Dr. Russ Harris Advanced ACT (2016)

International Postgraduate Medical Training in Anthroposophic Medicine and Therapy (2015)

Non-Violent Communication (2015)

Hand-in-Hand Parenting Training (2014)

Psychological First Aid (2014)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (2014)

Mindfulness and the Therapeutic Relationship (2013)

Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (2013)

Christianity and Psychology Conference (2012)

Conscious Parenting and Natural Learning Conference (2012)

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (2011)

Heart to Heart Parenting Group Facilitator Training (2010)

Motivational Interviewing (2007)

Working with Men who have Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse or Assault (2007)

Groupwork Theory and Practice (2006)

Contemporary Domestic Violence Interventions for Men (2006)

Aware, Assertive, Alive Effectiveness Training (2005)

Psychodrama (2005)

Strengths-based Counselling (2005)

Family and Relationships Counselling (2005)

Expressive Therapies for Troubled and Traumatised Young Clients (2004)

Couple Counselling (2004)

Lifeline Telephone Counselling Course (2003)

Art Therapy (2003)

Vippassana Meditation Course (2003)

Child and Youth Mental Health Service Training Phases 1 & 2 (2003 & 2004)

Play Therapy Training (2002)