Personal and Executive Coach and Mentor,

Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Supervisor and Professional Speaker


   A professional Management Consultant with formal qualifications, practical experience and extensive professional training.

   As a professional facilitator with extensive experience in a wide range of areas (including Scenario Planning),
   she frequently facilitates workshops and conferences.
   Valerie is a counsellor, psychotherapist and supervisor. She has practiced for many years and offers professional training for health
   professionals and anyone interested in developing these skills.
   She speaks internationally and has written on the topic of commitment. Her topic ‘Commitment in Organisations’
   was published in the organisational Transactional Analysis book.



Her qualifications & affiliations include:

Masters of Science in Psychotherapy

Bachelor of Education (Adult Education), University of South Australia

Graduate Diploma of Relationship Counselling

Diploma of Management – Australian Quality Training Framework

Certified Professional Manager – Australian Institute of Management

Accredited Family Business Advisor

Graduate Thought Leader

Accredited Forum Facilitator 

Double Certified Member International Transactional Analysis Association - Educational and Clinical Psychotherapist

Certified and Supervising Transactional Analyst - STA – ITAA

Psychotherapist and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) - Clinical Registrant

City and Guilds Cookery Qualifications (UK)

Member of the Worshipful Company of Cooks of London



Accredited Trainer and Facilitator

Registered Training Organisation (Provider No 5059) 

Registered Training Provider and Workplace Assessor 

Myer Briggs Type Indicator MBTI

Team Management Systems (TMS)

Four Quadrant Leadership


Membership Of Professional Bodies

Fellow, Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD)

Associate Fellow, Australian Institute of Management (AFAIM)

Member Women’s Chiefs of Enterprise International (WCEI)

Advisor Member – Family Business Australia (FBA)

Member Australian Human Resource Institute (AHRI)

Member International Transactional Analysis Association (ITAA) 

Member Australian Transactional Analysis Association (ATAA) 

Member Psychotherapist and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA)

Founding Member Australian Traumatic Stress Society (ATSS)

Member United Nations Association Australia (UNAA)