Available at Kelvin Grove
Mental Health Social Worker
Bachelor of Social Work
Mary is a qualified social worker and graduate of the University of Queensland
Over a span of thirty years’ experience Mary has worked as a counsellor with young people and adults. She has experience in the areas of health and disability aged, women’s issues, relationships and mental health.
Since 2013 Mary has been qualified and registered as Mental Health social worker with the Australian Association of Social Workers
Mary is a keen student of professional development. Her interests include new developments in helping individuals impacted by trauma, in particular childhood abuse and interpersonal trauma. Her counselling approach draws on humanistic and relationship based therapies, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
In keeping with core social work values she has a strong commitment to client centered therapy based on respect for the individual and social justice.
Areas of Interest
- Health and Disability aged,
- Women’s issues,
- Mental health,
- Childhood abuse,
- Interpersonal trauma.
- Young Adults