Full Name
Danielle Draper
Job Title
Social Worker
Speaker Bio

Danielle is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker; Court Clinician; Training Facilitator; and former lecturer at the University of Wollongong.

With a career that spans more than two decades in the Community Services sector, Danielle has worked in many frontline and leadership roles across New South Wales in both city and regional/remote communities. In 2013, she founded her own company, Continuum Consulting Australia Pty Ltd.

Danielle is passionate about creating positive outcomes for individuals and families through leadership and the development of good practice. Danielle conducts training and coaching, and undertakes assessments for the Children’s Court Clinic for the company. More recently Danielle has developed therapeutic services at Continuum specialising in trauma focused TF-CBT, EMDR, and Theraplay, all specifically tailored to support people with developmental trauma and complexity in mental health.

She has lead a team of 40 staff in the Wollongong office, and a satellite team located around New South Wales, including regional and remote areas.

Danielle has a Bachelor Social Science (Psychology), Master of Child and Adolescent Welfare, Master of Social Work, Cert IV in Training and Assessment, a Graduate Certificate Developmental Trauma and, a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching and Leadership. She is qualified in TF-CBT, EMDR, Theraplay and, Neurofeedback as focused psychological strategies for working with children and families in a therapeutic framework.

Danielle is an accredited member of the Australian Association of Social Workers and The EMDR Institute, EMDRAA, EMDRIA, NIA and, ISPCAN.

Danielle Draper