Professional development
We can help!

We deliver a range of learning and development activities including training programs, seminars, reflective practice learning circles and workshops alongside consultancy and professional supervision.

Counselling for children,
young people & families.
Understanding & assistance!

We draw from a range of approaches depending on the situation and the person we're working with.

Upcoming Courses

The following is a list of courses coming up in the next 2 months. You can view our complete course calendar, and enrol online now!

Thursday 27th and Friday 28th of August 2020 (2 days) | 'Unlocking Infant and Early Childhood Trauma!'

Don't miss out - closing soon!

This is a specialized two day workshop focusing on unlocking trauma presentations in children in infancy and the early years. Trauma in this period has a significant impact on the developing brain and...

Monday 7th of September 2020 (1 day) | Trauma Informed Care - Creating Sanctuary for the S.E.L.F.


Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th of September 2020 (2 days) | Unlocking Trauma via P.L.A.Y.- 'Play, Laughter, Art & You!'

WE were all children and young people once, first we PLAYED then we "HUNG OUT" and now we WORK. This two day workshop will explore the theoretical underpinnings of trauma work with children and young ...

Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th of October 2020 (2 days) | Unraveling Trauma, Mental Health & Disability with Jeanette Shepherd of Focus Ability


Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd of October 2020 (2 days) | 'Let's Beat Counting Sheep!' - Conquering Sleep Post Trauma

Let's Beat Counting Sheep - conquering sleep post trauma (2 days) Like sufferers, practitioners often avoid the issue of sleep in trauma treatment. A CBT-based approach has emerged as the 'treatment...

View the full 2020 course calendar

Workshop testimonials

"Absolutely fantastic. I felt inadequate to present anything on this subject at the school but now the fear factor has dissolved. Thanks Donna and Mark"

- Teachers and School staff who attended Young People and Domestic Violence Training

"I think every police officer should have to do the course, because it's a different type of training that can help you to deal with family violence situations"

- Victoria Police Officers who attended Family Violence Training

"Donna monthly supervision was fantastic, she really has helped me to integrate theory into my practice and has inspired me to achieve and be my best even when the constraints and challenges of my role were really confronting me"

- Children's Counsellor, Family Violence Service