Our Staff

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Director

Robyn Smythe

Clinical Services Manager

Ana Maria Allimant Holas

Counselling Team Leaders

Maria Morales-Boyce
Matthew Seabrook
Mtho Ngcanga
Riziki Saidi
Sarah Moya

South East Regional Coordinator

Sophie Coote

Counsellor/Advocates

Akar Pardedar
Andrea Tschoner
Dart Russell
Donatien Ntikahavuye
Gabriela Gonzalez Falcon
Gary Outten
Ghani Nasery
Gulshan Hussain
Jacqueline Taylor
Kerri Berardi
Lucy May
Mehak Khandeparkar
Melanie McGuigan
Milijana Stojadinovic
Nellie Anderson
Rhett McDonald (South East Region)
Sonia Kiriyanthan
Tanya Ott
Adam Taylor (Student)

Caseworkers

Nasim Mosaffa
Rima Abu-Assi
Slavica Dedijer (Senior Caseworker)

Complementary Therapies Coordinator

Lyn Butler

Complementary Therapist

Robin Mellors



ICT & Operations Manager

Daryl Eckermann

Finance Officer

Rachel Inness

Administration Assistants

Carol Cantlon
Karen Bailey
Komang Sukraeni-Francis
Kubra Ozsu
Maria Siros
Marina Lever (Senior Administration Assistant)

Intake & Clinic Coordinator

Alica Varesanovic

Refugee Mental Health Clinic
(Visiting Clinicians)

Dr Daya Somasundaram (Psychiatrist)
Chloƫ Tolhurst (Psychologist)
Miriam Posselt (Psychologist)

Refugee Health Nurses

Bridgit McAteer
Dianne Thompson
Joanne Riddle
Karl Schmitz
Linda Galley
Muslima Huka

Project Officer

Hayley Radford

Chronic Pain Counsellor/Therapist

Aparnadas Amritha

Chronic Pain Educator

Abdul Stanikzai