Carina Hillmann – Social Worker, Reconnect Access Worker
With more than 10 years of experience in the social and community services sectors and as a private practitioner as a social worker, Carina Hillman brings much to her role as social worker with the SwinLocal Reconnect Program.
Carina’s focus with Reconnect is to provide case management and support to people in the community to engage in education, identify an individual pathway and successfully transition on to further study or employment.
Carina has a Bachelor in Social Work with additional qualifications in social pedagogy, frontline management and an extensive list of accomplished professional development. She has well developed knowledge and expertise in trauma and attachment, mental health and wellbeing, alcohol and/or drug dependency, advocacy and support skills, strength-based and solution-focused practices, stress-management and mindfulness, and vast experience in working with a range of people in the community.