Psychology Team Leader
Recently accepted Lead Psychologist role at Global Rehabilitation Service with a strategic focus to develop organisation’s Positive Behaviour Support and Restrictive Practice framework, and to ensure ongoing compliance with NDIS audit standards.
Peter commenced as a Psychologist in 1998 and has a wide background in Child Development across NSW health and QLD Health. This includes roles as Early Intervention Specialist, and as Mental Health Clinician within the Evolve Therapeutic Service Team with a focus on Trauma and Attachment in Children & Young People. Peter is currently qualified as an Authorized Mental Health Practitioner.
Having formal qualifications in Applied Behaviour Analysis (IABA), Peter has served across the government disability sector in Queensland since 2005 with roles across most of the organisations specialist teams (including Evolve Therapeutic Service Teams). Peter has also held Senior Psychologist positions with the Autism Association of Western Australia, and Autism Spectrum Australia(Aspect) in NNSW.
Peter is passionate about using a strengths-based approach and person-centred planning within context of positive behaviour support. Peter is committed to the reduction or elimination of restrictive practices according to current state and federal legislation.