Wisdom in Practice

Surviving the desert…

It was my survival talk. Why did people think they could run away to the desert and leave all their problems behind? I had seen it again and again. If you think you had problems while living in a city on the coast, then by all means come to the desert… and watch those problems… Continue reading Surviving the desert…

Counselling, Service


I was the counsellor for the whole town. Alice Springs was a thriving community in 1993. I arrived as a fresh faced young professional seeking opportunities to expand my skills and experience. I had begun my working career as a rehabilitation counsellor in Adelaide four years before and through good training and sheer stubborness has… Continue reading Home