About my services
March 2006- October 2006. ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, FUTURE DIRECTIONS BRANCH, INDIGENOUS ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS GROUP, DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT & WORKPLACE RELATIONS. August 2003 - March 2006. CONCILIATOR, ACT COMMUNITY & HEALTH SERVICES COMPLAINTS COMMISSION. June 2000 - 2003. MEDIATOR, COMMUNITY JUSTICE CENTRE, ATTORNEY GENERALS DEPARTMENT November 1995 - August 2003. COMMUNITY REHABILITATION WORKER, NORTH COAST HEAD INJURY SERVICE November 2002 - August 2003. YOUTH JUSTICE CONFERENCE CONVENOR, YOUTH JUSTICE CONFERENCING, JUVENILE JUSTICE. January 1995 - November 1995. HIV HEALTH PROMOTION OFFICER/TEAM LEADER, MID NORTH COAST HEALTH SERVICE November 1991 - December 1994. RESIDENTIAL YOUTH WORKER, LOWANA YOUNG WOMEN'S SERVICE, A.C.T May 1994 - December 1994. CONSULTANT, FAMILY PLANNING ASSOCIATION A.C.T January 1992 - May 1994. SEXUALITY AND DISABILITY COORDINATOR, FAMILY PLANNING A.C.T 1989 - 1992 GROUP LEADER/FACIITATOR, ACT HEALTH PROMOTION SERVICES
Experience and qualifications
*Financial Management in the Public Service *Advanced Mediation, Bond University *Human Rights Legal and Complaints Officers Conference, Melbourne *Policy development with ACT Health *Dealing with difficult behaviours, ACT Health *Training on providing feedback to others *Advocacy skills
Other ADR Experience
2004 * Mediation and Conciliation training and accreditation, Australian Commercial Disputes Centre. *7th National Mediation Conference, delegate and presenter of a workshop * "Medical Negligence", ACT Government Solicitor's Office Seminar *Medical Terminology Course, Illawarra Health Service *Senior First Aid 2003 * "Improving Access for Indigenous Clients", ACTCOSS Seminar *"Legal Issues in Medicine", ACT Government Solicitor's Office & The Canberra Hospital *"Deafness Awareness Training", ACT Deafness Resource Centre. 2002 *Family Sensitive Practice, Bouverie Clinic Staff, 2 days. *Management of Aggressive Behaviour, Mental Health Staff, Mid North Coast Health Service. 2000 *Mediation Training, Community Justice Centre. 1999 *Management of Psychiatric Conditions/Diagnoses for People with a Traumatic Brain Injury, Dr Trish Jungfer, Psychiatrist. *Suicide Prevention Training, Mental Health Staff, Mid North Coast Health Service. *Advocacy Workshop. *Conflict Resolution. 1998 *Defensive Driving Course. *Solution Focussed Counselling Skills, Michael Durrant, University of Western Sydney (2 days). 1997 *Aboriginal Cultural Training, Aboriginal Health Workers, Port Macquarie Hospital. 1995 *Recruitment and Selection Training, Mid North Coast Health Service. *National Health Promotion Conference, Brisbane. 1994 *Mental Health, the Law and Young People, Legal Aid, A.C.T. 1992 *HIV/AIDS Workshop, FPA, NSW. *Skills and Strategies Workshop, FPA, NSW. *Counselling Skills Workshop, FPA, NSW. *Evaluation Workshop, FPA, ACT. *Photolanguage Workshop, Catholic Education Centre, ACT. *Sexuality Educators National Conference, FPA, NSW. 1991 *Youth Suicide Workshop, Lifeline. *Young People HIV/AIDS & Drugs Train the Trainer Workshop, Drug Referral and Information Centre, ACT. *NSW HIV/AIDS Educators Conference. *Assessing Parenting Capacity, Child and Adolescent Unit, FPA, ACT. *Rape Crisis Training, Rape Crisis Centre, ACT. *Attendance Centre Facilitator Training for the Violent Offender Program, Belconnen Remand Centre, ACT. 1990 *Harm Reduction Workshop, Drug Referral & Information Centre, ACT. *Triple-T (Teenagers Teaching Teenagers) Group Leadership Training, Alcohol & Drug Service, ACT. *Community Educators Course, FPA, ACT. *Conflict Resolution Workshop, Conflict Resolution Service, ACT.