Accredited Mental Health Social Worker/Facilitator
Venetta Bennett holds a Bachelor of Social Work degree with accreditation in mental health and post graduate studies in organisational psychology. She has over 25 years’ experience working with government and private organisations providing skill development and training in mental health; alcohol and other drugs; and child protection practice.
Through her career, Venetta has held senior leadership roles in non-statutory organisations, managing and mentoring staff and as such understands the challenges of optimising staff performance through balancing work commitments and personal needs.
In her current role, Venetta provides psychological therapies to individuals, couples and families under the Employee Assistance Program and Medicare, Better Access to Mental Health Care program, utilising a range of therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (Mindfulness); Eye Movement and Desensitisation Reprocessing (trauma focused therapy); strengths and solution focused therapy.
Venetta has a passion for excellence in practice and is committed to supporting her clients seek solutions to achieve their goals.