Josie is a clinical social worker of more than 30 years experience who has practised in a wide range of settings, including hospital social work, inter-country adoption, post-adoption services, drug and alcohol treatment and individual and couples therapy.
Currently she is in full-time private practice in Bondi Junction in Sydney, specialising in relationship therapy. She acts as a supervisor and consultant to several counselling teams within the government and non-government sectors. She runs workshops in Narrative Therapy and has also been a trainer at the Australian College of Applied Psychology and teaches at the University of NSW.
She has been practising Narrative Therapy since 1991 however also uses other modalities including clinical hypnotherapy where appropriate.
She is also a registered Mental Health Practitioner under the Medicare "Better Access to Mental Health" Scheme and an accredited member of the Australian Association of Social Workers ("AASW").