Samantha has a Bachelor of Psychological Science and has previously worked within the family intervention sector, alongside children and parents helping strengthen their goal of reunification, through the intervention of therapeutic and external resources.

Samantha continues to grow her knowledge/passion for human services through the study of different therapeutic approaches and evidence-based practices. Local to Central Queensland, Samantha has a desire to give back to regional communities and provide a comforting therapeutic environment for all to thrive.

Samantha is currently completing her Certificate in Play Therapy studies and looks forward to supporting families around this child centred approach, whilst building on the therapeutic relationship with both parent and/or caregiver.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Psychological Science, CQU (2017)
  • Diploma of Counselling, AIPC (Completion 2022)
    • Study Major – Abuse Counselling
    • Study Major – Child Development & Effective Parenting
  • Certificate in Play Therapy, Play Therapy Australia (Completion 2022)
  • Student Member - Australian Counselling Association (ACA)
  • Affiliate Member, Play Therapy Practitioners Association (PTPA)