About Your Instructor

Don has worked as a clinician for 23 years in Australia and the UK with organisations such as One Door Mental Health, Department of Education, headspace, Centrelink and NSW Health. 

During his career, Don has focused on mental health, developmental trauma, neurophysiology, endocrinology and the importance of the social determinants of health and wellbeing. Don is always learning and regularly undertakes Continuing Professional Development regarding the latest evidence-based therapy techniques available.

Qualifications and Clinical Experience

Bachelor of Social Work (1998) University of Sydney 

Master of Social Work (2016) Charles Sturt University

Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AMHSW)

Conjoint Lecturer, UNSW School of Medicine

Lecturer, Charles Sturt University

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