Jayne Miller is the founder of Get A Grip Youth & Community Services. Jayne has been working in the Social Services industry for over 20 years, including a range of communities in Australia and New Zealand. Get A Grip has expanded to include Remote Worker Support Service. This service provides ongoing support to workers in remote regions of Australia (please refer to Services page for elaboration) addressing the complex issues faced with social isolation and transition into remote cultures, avoiding culture shock.
Jayne has gained experience in Government settings such as Justice, Mental Health and Child Protection, receiving accreditation in 2005 as a Mental Health Social Worker. Jayne has also enjoyed working in non-Government settings providing counselling, addiction, youth work, family support, mediation, mentoring programs, teaching and supervision (contractors, students, volunteers). Jayne has pioneered two businesses including her own private practice in Queensland. Jayne enjoys working with a cross-range of clients, including co-parents requiring mediation as well as clients referred under mental health care plans, through General Practitioners and Psychiatrists.
Masters Community Development (Emergency Management) – Southern Cross University (NSW)
Bachelor of Social Work Degree (honours) – Massey University (N.Z.) – Accredited Mental Health Social Worker
Graduate Diploma Family Dispute Resolution – Relationships Australia
Main Therapeutic Approach – Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (Advanced)
• Member of the Australian Association of Social Workers
• Member of Australian Mediation Association
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