Voted Queenslands ‘Mental Health Organisation of the Year 2022’ by Mental Health Foundation Australia (MHFA).
Voted BEST TRAUMA BASED LIFE COACHING & COUNSELLING SERVICE 2022 by the sixth annual Australian Enterprise Awards.
Voted best Life Coaching Service of the Year by the Corporate LiveWire Innovation & Excellence Awards 2022.
Not only have I REFORMED my own trauma and overcome addictions to alcohol, tobacco, gambling and drug use.
I have a Bachelors degree in Psychological Science from the Australian College of Applied Psychology (GPA 6.11).
I was previously employed full - time as a Residential Team Leader, Residential Case Manager and Residential Youth Worker with Churches of Christ Queensland.
I am a certified life coach (x2), certified counselling practitioner, certified trauma professional, certified family trauma professional, certified in trauma treatment for children, certified in trauma and complex PTSD, certified Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) practitioner, certified Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) practitioner, certified hypnotherapy practitioner, certified NLP practitioner (x2), certified Master NLP practitioner, certified mindfulness practitioner and certified in sex trafficking and sex industry exploitation.
I am further certified in counselling skills, psychopathology, PTSD, and Jungian inner child healing.
I have successfully completed;
*Substance abuse and mental health interventions advanced dual diagnosis training.
*16 hours of CBT4PANIC online course.
*Trauma Basics for Youth Workers online course.
*Alternatives to Violence Project QLD (AVPQ) basic, advanced and training for facilitator (T4F) workshops in nonviolent conflict transformation.
*Hope and Healing - PeakCare - online course.
*Understanding and working with Autistic clients in therapy online course.
*Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) on-site training.
*Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence.
*Sanctuary model - Trauma responsive training model.
I am certified in CPR, AED and First Aid.
I have a valid National Police Check Certificate and valid working with children Blue Card.