BA Psych(Hons), Dip. Psychotherapy
Victoria qualified as a Crisis and Suicide Counselor with Lifeline Melbourne, as a psychologist with Webster University in The Netherlands, as a Life Coach with CSA Europe, and as a psychotherapist with Kairos Centre in Melbourne. Victoria has been working in the area of mental and emotional wellbeing since 2000, both in Australia and Europe, and has always maintained at least a small private practice. She spent six years as a behavioural psychologist in private practice specialising in Autistic Spectrum Disorder and running an undergraduate internship program at a university in Leiden, before moving into addiction rehabilitation at the Wild Horses Centre in Amsterdam. Upon returning to Melbourne from Europe, Victoria spent two years working with teenage delinquency in Frankston, followed by two years as a perinatal psychologist with the Pregnancy, Birth and Baby Helpline. Since moving to Bairnsdale in 2012, Victoria has been in private practice, based at McMillan Chiropractic Centre Bairnsdale. She has recently also joined a private practice in Sale, and works as a parenting trainer for Parentzone throughout Gippsland.