About Protective Behaviours

The Protective Behaviours Program in Western Australia is coordinated by Protective Behaviours WA Incorporated. PBWA(Inc) is managed by a board of volunteers.

PBWA (Inc) is represented on the National Committee, Protective Behaviours Australia - www.pbaustralia.com

Board Members for 2017

Chair: Jodie Ferguson

Vice Chair : Rachelle Tucker

Treasurer: Nathan Wood

Secretary: Freya Bylsma

General Members : Wilma Brokaar, Joanna Harper, Vickey Hill, Marilyn Morgan


PBWA Operations Team

Training & Bookings Coordinator: Alison Hargreaves

Resource Coordinator: Rose Brown

Accounts Officer: Sabina Bhasin


MEET OUR Educators:

Karen Walker (Head Educator and Facilitator) : Karen develops and delivers Learning and Development Programs state-wide for the Department for Child Protection and Family Support. Karen has trained service providers, teachers and non-government organisations across the State including the Kimberley, Pilbara and Mid-west Gascoyne in addition to Alice Springs and Darwin. Her professional experience spans twenty-eight years working with the private and public sector in Human Services, Social Justice and Learning and Development in the NT, NSW and Western Australia. Karen specialises in Child Protection, Disability, CaLD and Adult Education. Her unique approach to Learning and Development is underpinned by a passion for whole of community focus and inclusive practice.