Aboriginal Support Worker, Junction Neighbourhood Centre (Maroubra)
Barbara is a Dunghutti woman born on the Gadigal Country of the Eora Nation. She is currently working as an Aboriginal support worker. ‘Untold Stories’ her DVD and presentation at the 5th National Elder Abuse Conference, provided a unique perspective on the impacts of ageing on Aboriginal people. It draws on research done through her recently completed Post-Graduate Certificate in Indigenous Trauma Recovery and Practice at Wollongong University. Currently, Barbara is completing a Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling at the Australian College of Applied Psychology.