Barbara is a highly qualified and experienced Social Worker with a strong educational background in Social Work, Early Childhood Education, and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Her role as a Social Worker involves providing support and assistance to individuals and families in various settings. She approaches her work with flexibility, empathy, and a non-judgmental attitude.
Her role as a Social Worker is to support individuals and families through difficult times in a variety of settings; to assist them in discovering solutions to their problems with flexibility, caring and non-judgmental attitude, using strong observation perspectives and analytical listening skills.
Barbara’s work experience is diverse, having worked in the medical, mental health, aged care, and children’s services sectors. This experience has equipped her with the necessary skills and knowledge to work with people from different backgrounds and cultures.
In her personal life, Barbara values her family ties and is actively involved in her large and growing family. She also has a passion for the outdoors, travel, gardening, and water activities. These personal interests help her maintain a healthy work-life balance, which is important for anyone working in a demanding profession like Social Work.