Master Adult Education UTS
Certificate of Gifted Education UNSW
Certificate in Community Education
Diploma of Adult Education
Currently completing a Diploma of Counselling
Director General of Education’s Award for Contributions to Public Education
Holroyd City Council Award for contributions to Children and Young People
Nominated for 2013 Australian of the Year Awards
Helen has been actively involved in working with gifted children, their parents and teachers since 1990. Her consultancy specialises in identification and support of gifted children and those who are twice-exceptional. Helen is a lecturer and researcher in Gifted Education at Murdoch University in Perth and previously at Australian Catholic University, Strathfield NSW. She regularly presents at and attends State, National and International conferences.
Helen also designs and runs programs for 3 –15 year old children and their families and conducts seminars, workshops and in service training for parents and teachers about understanding and meeting the needs of gifted children and young people.