Ability Action Australia
NDIS Therapeutic Supports Provider
Mikala is specially trained to provide positive, tailored strategies to support people with disability who engage in challenging behaviours.
For many years Mikala worked as a nurse in settings across NSW, including in rehabilitation wards, coronary care, and a transplant ward. She worked in various capacities, including as a Registered Nurse and a Nurse Unit Manager at John Hunter Hospital.
She has also worked in the volunteer sector, as a counsellor at the domestic violence and homelessness agency, Survivors R Us. Mikala provided person-centred, trauma-informed counselling to victim-survivors, using empathy and kindness.
This range of experience has provided Mikala with high-level interpersonal skills for supporting people in emotionally charged situations.