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 My Mind Matters


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Suicide Call Back Service - 1300 659 467

About

Lynda Lane - Australian Accredited Mental Health Social Worker
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With 10 years of experience working in human services, social work and mental health recovery programs, Lynda is passionate and committed to help you on your unique mental health and wellness journey.

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Lynda is an Australian Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AMHSW) who has been assessed by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) as having specialist mental health expertise and is eligible to provide services through the Commonwealth funded Better Access to Mental Health Care and Chronic Disease Management programs.  To access this service, a written referral letter is required from your General Practitioner.  Face-to-face appointments are available and are 100% bulk-billed to Medicare.

Lynda holds a current Working with Children Check WWC0257279E - Exp: 08.02.2019
Lynda holds a current Police Check - Reference number: 658638-463207


Using the professional services of an experienced and Accredited Mental Health Social Worker can be enormously beneficial.  I highly recommend the services of 'My Mind Matters' with Lynda Lane to the Griffith and Leeton communities.  A Great local addition, with unique 100% bulk billing benefits.

- Sonia Skewes, BBSc.

I am eternally grateful to Lynda. She is kind, caring and a wonderful listener. She taught me techniques that really worked, and saved me from myself when I was in a very dark place.

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Lynda is a talented and committed mental health professional who is tuned in to the needs of our local community.
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Highlights
  • SMART Recovery [Self Management and Recovery Training] Group Facilitator.
  • Secretary to the Board of Management - Griffith Community FM Association Inc.
  • Secretary to the Board of Management - Griffith Neighbourhood House Community Centre Inc.
  • Secretary to the Carevan Sub-Committee - Griffith Neighbourhood House Community Centre Inc.
  • Successful coordination of a Community Managed Mental Health Program - The Recovery and Resource Services Program in regional NSW.Student field-placement supervisor for TAFE and University Students.
  • HOOD [Helping Ourselves Overcome Depression] Group Facilitator.
  • Successive Government Projects incorporating Perinatal Mental Health and Antenatal Care.
  • Honours Thesis titled 'The Lived Experience of Younger Mothers in a Regional Location in North-East Victoria'.

Please make contact to discuss your mental health service needs