BA (Psychology), Master of Arts (Anthropology), Bachelor of Social Work (Hons) Accredited Mental Health Social Worker Provider No. 6511981A
Katie studied Social Work at the University of Sydney, graduating in 2001. She began her clinical experience in NSW Health Sexual Assault Services treating adults who had recently experienced sexual assault, and adult survivors of childhood sexual assault. Her experience in this area led Katie to help deliver the pilot Sustaining NSW Families Program in South West Sydney before joining the NSW Department of Justice Victims Services, the Domestic and Family Violence policy unit, and Office for Women.
Katie has worked as a casual academic in Social Work and Social Policy at the University of Sydney and University of Wollongong respectively, and has more recently been providing clinical care in a local mental health service.
Katie’s breadth of experience in both frontline roles and social policy places her in a unique position, combining therapeutic skill with the ability to apply her extensive knowledge of social and policy contexts to improving client outcomes.
Katie’s areas of expertise include trauma, victims of crime, grief and loss, ageing, anxiety, depression, and adjustment disorders. She provides a holistic and trauma-informed approach to supporting clients, delivering the highest standard of evidence-based care, with compassion and respect.
Katie is a member of Australian Association of Social Workers.
For further enquiries contact Katie using the details below:
M: 0401 242 054