Senior Education and Training Officer, Turning Point
Sandra has been a long-time member of the workforce development team providing training locally and nationally with major roles in developing and delivering training for the minimum qualifications units of competency, training to the Victorian AOD workforce, unit coordinator and teacher in the graduate programs, webinar coordinator and host of the Connect & Learn webinar series.
Sandra has worked for over 30 years in the AOD sector with the last 20 years in a combination of clinical and educational roles at Turning Point. Sandra brings a background of mental health nursing, AOD nursing, counselling and psychotherapy to this role.
Sandra holds a Grad Cert in Mental Health Sciences, Graduate Diploma Drug Dependence and Nursing Division 1 Registration (Psychiatric non practicing), Certificate 1V in Training & Assessment (TAE40116)
Sandra is a current member of the International Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) and a keen advocate for the informed and effective use of Motivational Interviewing. Sandra has an ongoing interest in Mindfulness Based Relapse Prevention.
You can contact Sandra via email [email protected]
Sandra is currently on extended leave.