Kate Dover

Developmental Educator and Child Consultant

Kate is a Developmental Educator and Child Consultant passionate about supporting Parents, Carers and Children with Parenting, Behaviour Management and Developmental Education, strategies and support.

Kate's, 21 years of professional experience has had her focus on supporting families with children from diverse backgrounds, from mainstream children to children with multiple diagnosis and disabilities.

Kate is a strong believer in working closely with families, teachers and other health care professionals in order to achieve holistic, client-centred goals.

In addition to working directly with Parents and Children she also provides training, professional supervision and Parenting and Developmental Education Groups to professionals and Parents. She has presented at several Industry conferences.

Kate is professional member of the Developmental Educators Association and is also a registered provider with FAHCSIA and NDIS.

Kate is committed to ongoing professional development and to work from an evidence-based framework. Some of her areas of development have included;

· Bachelor of Education (Special Education)

· Cert III Child Studies

Circle of Security, Attachment Theory, Working Therapeutically with Parents and Children after separation, ASD, ADHD, SPD, Anxiety Disorders, Emotion Coaching, Counselling, Person Centred, Resilience & Strengths Based Frameworks, Sand, Art & Play Therapy, Mindsight and Neuro Science, Family Systems, Advanced Case Management, Professional individual and group supervision, Safe and Together DV Informed Practice.

Certified to Facilitate: Incredible Years Parenting Program 0 – 12, Triple P Individual and Group Programs Triple P Indigenous Programs, Building Connections, Keeping Kids in Mind – Post Separation Parenting Group, My Kids and Me, Bringing Up Great Kids, TIPs Parenting Program and IMIS – Infant Massage Groups