I am an honest and hard working professional with 27 years experience as a Social Worker, Brief Intervention Worker, Probation Officer, Group Facilitator, External Supervisor, Trainer and Manager within both statutory organisations and NGO’s in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Passionate about Social Justice and committed to contributing to positive, reality based change for individuals. Motivated by working alongside others to help them overcome challenges in a constructive, energetic and supportive way. A clear communicator and skilled reflective listener whose aim is to affirm and support individuals to affect the changes they wish to make in their lives.
Areas of Speciality:
-Alcohol and Other Drug Misuse
-Anxiety and Depression
-Abuse and Trauma (Including Sexual Abuse)
-Grief and Loss
-Low Self-Esteem and Confidence Issues