Mental Health in Career Development – Can you help with my research?
I am currently in the process researching and writing a webinar for the Career Development Association of Australia (CDAA) NSW Division entitled Mental Health In Career Development.
Did you know the top 3 mental health conditions in Australia are: – Read More
Eye Movement Intergration Therapy (Including EMDR) Services now at Blu Ripples Counselling and Consulting Services (Port Stephens, Medowie)
Blu Ripples is proud to launch our Eye Movement (including EMDR) Integration Therapy Services at our Port Stephens (Medowie) Office.
Eye Movement (including EMDR) Integration Therapy is a Read More
Blu Ripples Counselling and Consulting Services is proud to announce that Founder, Katherine Foster has recently obtained a DISC Accreditation through the Institute of Motivational Living and ACER Education Australia.
DISC (IML) is a powerful personality profile system that allows accredited practitioners to administer and analyse a clients personality over a period of time and variable settings.
For More information on DISC or Blu Ripples Psychometric Services including personality profiling please contact Katherine on 1300 300 557.
Blu Ripples Career Counselling and Development Services for High School Students
CAREER COUNSELLING AND DEVELOPMENT – NEWCASTLE, LAKE MACQUARIE AND PORT STEPHENS NSW
Last Thursday, 21st May 2015, I had the privilege of speaking with numerous high school students, parents and members of the general public at the Newcastle Lake Macquarie Career and Training Expo.
It was very encouraging to hear Read More
Newcastle Lake Macquarie Career and Training Expo – 21 May 2015
Katherine Foster (Blu Ripples Founder) will be participating in the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie and Career Expo along with a few local professional colleagues from the Career Development Association of Australia on Thursday 21st May 2015 from 9am to 3.30pm.
For additional information please click onto our Upcoming Events page and click on Newcastle Lake Macquarie Career and Training Expo – 2015 link.
Blu Ripples Founder, Katherine Foster has attained clearance to work with children and youth in a paid or unpaid capacity in accordance with Office of Children’s Guardian (NSW Government) requirements – clearance granted until Jan 2020.
Blu Ripples Founder, Katherine Foster has received her updated Working with Children Clearance through the Office of Children’s Guardian (NSW Government) today (12 Jan 2015).
A Working With Children Check is a prerequisite for anyone in child-related work. It involves a national criminal history check and review of findings of workplace misconduct (source Office of Children’s Guardian website).
Thus, Katherine has been granted clearance to work with Children (0-18 years of age) either in a paid or unpaid capacity until Jan 2020 at which point Katherine will be required to undertake another Working With Children Check in accordance with current legislation.
For further information on the Working With Children Check- requirements for obtaining and maintaining a clearance to work with children please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian website. To verify Katherine’s clearance status prior to engaging Blu Ripples (Katherine) for the purposes of helping your child or teenager with respect to our counselling, career consulting, training, workshops, and events please visit the Office of the Children’s Guardian website and go to “verifying a working with children check status”. For all additional queries pertaining to Katherine’s clearance please contact her directly on 1300 300 557.
Blu Ripples Career Counselling (Planning) for DV Survivors Workshop – 2015, Port Stephens, NSW.
Blu Ripples Founder, local Medowie resident Katherine Foster, is proud to announce that Blu Ripples will be implementing a specalist Career Counselling (Planing) Workshop for DV Survivors in 2015. The innovative program is Read More