Meet Our Team
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker
Suite 511, Level 5, 2018 Forest Road, Hurstville 2232
Stapleton Avenue Community Center, 3A Stapleton Ave, Sutherland 2232
HOURS & ACCESS
Monday – Friday during office hours, Saturdays by appointment only
Both locations have wheelchair access
Christine can speak Cantonese and Mandarin
REFERRAL TYPES – INCLUDING PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT SERVICES (PSS)
Aboriginal & Torres Straight Islander
0411 626 301
I am an accredited mental health social worker registered with the Australian Association of Social Workers. I have over 20 years experience working with elderly, young people and adults with a wide range of issues especially Cultural and Linguistic Background (CALD) clients. I have gained knowledge and experience with mental health issues, trauma, Domestic Violence (DV), Intercultural support and therapeutic counselling.
I have a Bachelor of Social Work and Graduate Certificate of Migration Law and have undertaken training and workshops in CBT, ACT, narrative therapy, hypnosis, mindfulness, couple counselling and CBT. I use a holistic and evidence based approach to work with clients who have symptoms of trauma, anxiety and depression.
During the past 6 years in my private practice, I have provided consultation for clients suffering traumatic experiences such as DV, sexual abuse, child abuse, car accident, cultural shock, elderly abuse and experience from wars and tortured.
I am also qualified to see people who have been referred by their GP for Medicare rebate. I am a registered provider with the Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network and provide Psychological Support Services for clients referred under this scheme.