17th Reintegration Puzzle Conference

Rydges World Square, Sydney
19th-21st June 2024

Stepping Up

Christabel Chamarette

Clinical Director
Safecare Inc

Clinical Director
Christabel is a registered Clinical Psychologist with over 50 years experience in the treatment of violence and sexual problems and adult victims of child sexual abuse. She was Clinical Director of SafeCare Incorporated between 1997-2009, an expert consultant to the Ministry of Justice and member of the WA Parole Board from 2002-2006 and a member of the WA Board of Professional Standards of the Anglican Church from 1997-2015. She is currently in private practice, a single expert witness appointed by the Family Court of Western Australia, and Postgraduate Psychiatry lecturer on child sexual abuse. Since 2010 she has co-facilitated a community-based treatment program for child sexual offending and internet pornography based on the SafeCare Method.
During 2013-2015 she worked as a psychological consultant to Yura Yungi Aboriginal Medical Service in Halls Creek and the Family Violence Prevention Unit at Marninwantikura Women‘s Resource Centre in Fitzroy Crossing with the Helping Families Heal program (wwwhelpingfamiliesheal.org.au) and, until December 2022, continued working in Halls Creek and Balgo on a monthly basis in the Make A Change program. Christabel has been a presenter at the six Perth Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Symposia in 2017-2023 and the European Conference on Prevention Research, Sarajevo October 2023. In September 2022, she was appointed to the Federal Attorney-General’s National Strategy Non-government Advisory Group to the National Office for Child Safety. In 2023 Christabel recommenced working in her role as Clinical Director as part of the re-establishment of SafeCare Incorporated (www.safecare.org.au).

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