— Welcome, I'm David
David has over 20 years of professional Social Work experience, working in clinical counselling and therapy with adults, young people, children & families, in the fields of mental health & child protection.
David is a member of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and adheres to the policies and Code of Ethics of the Association. The AASW Code of Ethics can be viewed at www.aasw.asn.au
He has a reputation amongst his professional colleagues and in his local community as a well-respected, wise, thoughtful, kind and safe person.
David has been married for over 20 years, has 2 adolescent children, and lives in the Riverland, South Australia He is able to provide effective Supervision & Life Coaching services through Zoom.
David is also an ordained Christian Minister of Religion with Acts Global Churches, and has pastored Riverland Central Church for 15 years. He relates well to all people, regardless of belief, age, culture or education level.
David is a Justice of the Peace for South Australia, showing confidentiality and integrity in this important community volunteer role.
I am available for
Social Work Supervision
David is known for readily sharing knowledge and wisdom though providing clear, effective and empowering Social Work Supervision. He often knows the right question to ask to unlock a conversation of self-discovery. David delivers supervision services with gentleness, warmth, empathy and humour.
David has successfully held leadership positions in workplace and community organisations throughout his professional life, and has led a productive, healthy church for over 15 years. He has extensive experience in leadership, workplace culture change, motivating volunteers, organisational health, planning, and coaching.
David is has been an ordained Minister of Religion with Acts Global Churches (formerly Apostolic Church Australia) since 2007, and since 2008 has been Senior Pastor at Riverland Central Church, a thriving, healthy and alive rural Christian church in Berri, South Australia.
Public Speaking & Groups
David is an accomplished public speaker and group facilitator, well able to communicate to groups in community settings.
David communicates with humour, honesty and openness.