Teresa Harper

Child Protection Practitioner

BA (Psychology) GradCert Public Sector Management
Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training

Teresa is a passionate, committed, experienced child protection practitioner with many years in frontline management roles within the Department of Child Safety and the Department of Communities as well as experience working with the former Commission for Children, Young People and Child Guardian. In addition, Teresa has extensive experience in the not for profit sector, managing foster and kinship services and residential services for young people with complex to extreme needs. Teresa holds an undergraduate degree in psychology and a postgraduate qualification in Public Sector Management.

Teresa joined Social Care Solutions in 2014 and has worked on a range of projects, including service improvement and evaluation design, case reviews, parenting capacity assessments, general foster care assessments as well as undertaking general more complex assessments.