Alison Keane is a mindfulness educator, psychotherapist, and freelance writer who has worked in the field of mind body, participatory and preventive medicine in Queensland since 2001.In 2007 she participated in a 7-day intensive mindfulness training for health care professionals in the United States under the direction of Professor Emeritus of Medicine, Jon Kabat-Zinn, Founder of the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, read more
Jean Tally currently works at Kyabra Community Association focusing on early intervention activities with families and children, and managing family relationships funding.
Jean has taught in a variety of settings including as a lecturer at Edith Cowan University and Queensland University of Technology, doing community work from remote areas across Western Australia to urban communities around Australia, and internationally in Hong Kong and Spain. read more
Kath trained as a social worker. She has been intrigued by narrative ideas for a number of years. She has completed the Graduate Diploma of Narrative Therapy offer by the Dulwich Centre and more recently undertaken family therapy studies. Over the last 14 year’s Kath has worked for both government and non-government organisations. Some of Kath’s therapeutic practice has seen her working with children and young people who have significant trauma and abuse, women reclaiming their lives from domestic violence, families who read more
Peter Marrington is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker currently specialising in trauma counselling in Brisbane.
Peter has more than 30 years’ experience working as a child and family therapist in government and not-for-profit organisations, and in private practice: providing counselling to children and adults, consultancy and training to health read more
Ruth is currently working for an NGO as a Resource worker and is currently studying a Masters in Mental Health Ruth has completed a course in Program Development and Facilitation (PDF. Her special interest is facilitating YMHFA to family members and Carers of people with mental health issues. read more
Trish Landsberger is employed by Kyabra Community Association, as Manager of an Early Intervention Team. In this role Trish connects local families who experience marginalization for all sorts of reasons, mental health issues being one. Trish started her working life as a primary/infant teacher and more recently moved into the early years education. read more