Support Co-ordination & PsychoSocial Recovery Coaching
It all starts with finding the right person to assist you on your journey. Disability Connect Victoria's Support Coordinator and Recovery Coach is highly skilled, personable, professional, and have the backing of a caring service provider. We take pride in providing you with the highest level of support and care throughout every interaction.
By choosing DCV, you will be supported through every step of the implementation of your NDIS plan with the help and guidance of Amanda.
Amanda is a down to earth and extremely passionate individual who has been involved in the Community Service, Disability and Health sector for the past 11 years as a Support Worker, Program Manager, Team Leader and Support Coordinator working with families of diverse cultures and backgrounds.
Amanda is highly skilled in the industry, having completed a Diploma of Community Service and Diploma of Children’s Services whilst working within the Community Service field in 2010.
Additionally, Amanda has also completed a Diploma in Mental Health and Bachelor of Social Science-Social Welfare.
Amanda has profound knowledge of human development and family life cycle. In depth knowledge of family therapy and child management techniques. Thorough knowledge of community, social, educational, and recreational resources.
Amanda also has extensive training in Family Violence and is skilled in crisis intervention, family, and domestic violence intervention.
She is invested in assisting clients to establish goals, objectives, action plans and tasks to meet individual needs with a person-centered approach.
Working in the community service sector has allowed her to have a positive impact on the welfare of vulnerable people.
Every single day she make a difference to the quality of peoples lives.
Her actions aim to help those who are struggling the most to build better lives, and to give them hope for a brighter future.
The NDIS provides participants with funds for support coordination when they need an extra level of support to interlink with the services a person may need. This could include allied health professionals, psychologists, psychiatrists, occupational therapists, physio's, and any number of other services that someone may need to improve their well-being.
Everyone needs something different from their support coordinator, this is why DCV's support coordinators will take the time to meet you in person, discuss and understand you as an individual, and make recommendations on the types of services you may like to connect with.
Our support coordinators are available to call at any time throughout business hours to help you with any questions you may have, provide advice, direction and assist with the setting of any appointments or connection with new services.
When you need your support coordinator, they will be there. You will have their direct email address and be able to reach them through our office phone number, they will always respond in no more than 1 business day.
Everyone's path is different and everyone's needs are different. Your DCV support coordinator will take the time needed to understand you as a person and make recommendations to help you.
In every interaction, your DCV support coordinator advocates for your best interests and the outcomes that you want. Whether this is connecting you with services or helping through the NDIS planning process they are here for you.
Psycho-Social Recovery Coaching
Recovery coaches are here to help you get a plan in place to support you on your journey to recovery. DCV's recovery coaches take the time to get to know and understand you and your individual goals, and work with you to help you manage the challenges you face in your day to day life.
DCV's recovery coaches collaborate with you, your family, and broader service providers to ensure you are getting the support you need, when, where and how you need it.
Over your time with a DCV recovery coach they will help build on your strengths, develop new skills and help you become more resilient.
No matter how big your goals, DCV's recovery coaches can help you get there. You are in control of your path to recovery, we are simply here to help connect you with information and services whilst imparting our expertise and experience to you.
Everyone has a unique recovery journey, we see and understand this and it is reflected in every aspect of the support you receive from your DCV recovery coach. We spend the time to get to know you and how we can help.
We advocate for the best outcomes for you. Recovery coaches are here to support you get what you need, if we see something is not going right we step in to advocate for the outcome that you need.
You are in control of your recovery journey, we are here to help you write the path that you want to take. At every step of your road to recovery, we make sure that the actions we take are led by you and your needs.
Click the button below if you want to find out more information about our Support Coordination or Psycho-Social Recovery Coaching, or are ready to get started today.