Qualifications: Level 7 Professional mentoring, supervision and workplace coaching programme-UNITEC 2015
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|Professional Experience:||Registered Counsellor NZAC-14 years
B Qual social work-UNITEC
Diploma in Child Protection
Lecturer Bachelor Social Practice-Unitec 2009-2012
AOD clinician, Family Therapist
Manager of Mental health & Addictions-2.5 years-Te Korowai Hauora o Hauraki
Manager whānau development-Hauraki Maori Trust Board
|Supervision Interests/Approaches/Type:||Leadership and management development
Bicultural practice-working in two worlds-Tau Iwi perspective
Personal AOD issues impacting on professional practice in statutory social work-harm reduction and working through ambivalence and apathy
managing risk and subsequent vicarious trauma
child centred practice.
Developing resiliency in statutory social work-working with new graduates
|I am a passionate supervisor with 20 years of experience in the counselling and social work fields specialising in practice that is reflective and social justice focused. I have a particular interest and have worked with social workers who experience problematic relationships with substances and processes-working through ambivalence and apathy.
Passionate about the holistic wellness of social workers and their practice.I have many years experience working in the NGO sector in mental health, addictions, abuse and trauma, care and protection and SWiS.