Social Worker . Case Manager . Support Coordinator
Peta has worked in the health and disability sector for over twenty years both in Australia and the United Kingdom. She completed her Bachelor of Social Work Degree in 2001 and went on to complete a Masters of Social Work in Counselling in 2011.
Peta is passionate about working from a person and family centred framework to support people work towards living their best life. She is a member of the Australian Association of Social Work (AASW) and a registered DVA provider.
Peta has presented at multiple state and national conferences on a broad range of health, disability and psychosocial topics. She has published two academic research articles including:
Peta McLean, Rebecca Torkington & Angela Ratsch (2019) Development, Implementation, and Outcomes of Post-stroke Mood Assessment Pathways: Implications for Social Workers, Australian Social Work, 72:3, 336-356, DOI: 10.1080/0312407X.2019.1579350
McLean, P. (2011). Balancing Hope and Hopelessness in Family Therapy for People Affected by Cancer. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 32(4), 329-342. doi:10.1375/S0814723X00001923
Peta is well known for her warmth, kindness and down to earth approach.
- Acquired disability
- Cancer Care
- Mental Health
- Dementia (including early onset)
- Complex case management