BSW, Nationally Accredited Mediator (NMAS), Registered FDRP,
Member of Resolution Institute, Australian Mediation Association, AASW, and CPNSW; Section 60I Certificates.
Bianca holds a degree in Social Work from The University of Sydney. She is a Nationally Accredited Mediator (NMAS), and registered Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner. She is a LEADR Accredited Mediator and an Accredited Social Worker from the Australian Association of Social Workers. Bianca is trained in Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice and is a member of Collaborative Professionals NSW.
Bianca has been working with families at times of crisis and change for nearly 15 years. Beginning her career at Redbank House, Department of Child, Adolescent and Family Psychiatry, Westmead Hospital, Bianca went on training in mediation with LEADR and gained accreditation as a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner by the Attorney General’s Department. Since this time she has had many years experience working with families going through separation and divorce, including managing complex cases at Family Relationship Centres and those involving family violence.
Bianca is a specialist in Child Consultation having practiced extensively across different programs with Relationships Australia NSW for the past 8 years. As an experienced Child Consultant and an impartial practitioner, Bianca provides children with a meaningful experience of reflecting on their changing family. Bianca works from an empathetic, relational framework, and helps clients understand their conflict and grief in the context of systemic theory, relational trauma and neurobiology.
Bianca has trained in Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice. She believes that the collaborative process can provide separating parents with the much needed support, advice, and guidance to enable them to move forward in their lives at the same time as enhancing their parental alliance.Bianca is a Coach for NMAS mediator accreditation with the College of Law and the Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution with the Australian Institute of Relationship Studies (AIRS). She has provided mentoring to students and newly trained FDRP’s and Child Consultants.
Bianca is also able to issue section 60I certificates as required and brings specialised skills and practice to Relationspace.