Biography

Tertiary Qualifications

            Bachelor of Science.Psychology(Hons)

            Masters of Applied Psychology

           

 

Employment History

2018 –  present  CarmelHillPsych- Sole trader of Psychological Services

1998 – 2018       Owner and Managing Director of Park Road Group

1999 – 2002        State Director for Davidson Trahaire Queensland

1995 – 1998        Private Practice (Southport and Taringa), Consultant to Park Road Group

1987 – 1995        Director of Psychology, Greenslopes Hospital;

                             Queensland Advisor for Department of Veterans Affairs

1984 – 1987        Clinical Psychologist, Acute Psychiatry, Princess Alexandra Hospital

1983 – 1985        Student, Full-time, Masters Degree of Applied Psychology, University of Queensland

1983 – 1985        Half-time Tutor, School of Applied Psychology University of Queensland

1982 – 1983        Half-time Tutor/Lecturer, Community Psychology, University of NSW

1982 – 1983        Half-time Clinical Psychologist, Rehabilitation Ward, Prince Henry Hospital, Sydney

 

Membership of Professional Organisations

 Australian Health Practitioners Registration Authority  (Reg #: 842775, Date of Reg: 01 August 1984)

 Australian Psychological Society (APS)

 APS College of Clinical Psychologists

 APS College of Organisational Psychologists

 

Professional Positions Held       

2000 – 2001 Chairperson of QLD section of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists

1999 - 2001  Chairperson of the Psychologist Board of Queensland

1996 - 1998  Board Member of the Qld Psychiatry Review Committee (Minister
                  of Health nominated)

1993 - 1999  Board Member of the Psychologist Board of Queensland

1995 - 1997  National Director of Regional Affairs for the Australian· 

                  Psychological Society

1995 - 1997  Part–-time Lecturer in Professional Affairs for the Masters in
                  Sport and Community Psychology (Masters Degree at the
                  University of Southern Queensland)

1994 - 1996  State Chairperson of the Australian Psychological Society (QLD)

 

Consultancies:

  • Numerous  consultancies for public and private sectors in undertaking investigations of bullying and sexual harassment allegations, helping teams to resolve conflict, mediating conflict situations, team building, helping teams to adapt to change, bullying prevention , and also helping individuals to improve emotional  intelligence and social skills.

  • Television documentaries and reality television; Big Brother; Outback House; Call me Dad, Class of...; Frantic Family Rescue;  Celebrity get Out of here; The Biggest Loser