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Kathryn (Kate) Lewer

Mental Health Occup. Therapist

Certified Theraplay Trainer, Certified Theraplay Supervisor, Certified Theraplay Practitioner
Private Practice
Victoria, Australia
Kate has spent some thirty years working in the child & family space after some time working in a psychiatric institution as a new graduate.

Kate's experience of working with psychiatric patients whose common and dominate story was their traumatic childhood experiences. These experiences fostered Kate's resolve & commitment to working with children & parents.

Since training in Theraplay in 2005 Kate has worked tirelessly promoting and hosting Theraplay trainings in Australia. Kate is passionate about supporting others to integrate Theraplay and embrace the road to certification to spread Theraplay in Australia.

Kate has extensive experience working in child and parent welfare/trauma and bushfire affected families.
Kate’s work is guided by deep principles of Social and Climate Justice and is committed to reconciliation with our First Nations People.

Kate works out of her Private Practice in Victoria.
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