Board of Management
BIO of Tricia Flynn-Scrutton
Board of Management (Member)
Trish is an Elder from the Northern Territory (Woolwonga region) who came to Western Australia in 1986.
She graduated from Yorgum (Aboriginal Counselling Services) as a foundation member working in the Mirrabooka Migrant Resource Centre. She moved on to Mission Australia as a SHAP (Supported Housing Accommodation Program) worker as well spending time at Ab Music as a student support/counsellor and has remained on the board.
She also worked for Anglicare as a Post Suicide Counsellor and worked at Wadjak as an Administrative Officer and mentor in the Tree of Life program. Tricia is involved on a volunteer basis with ‘The Compassionate Friends’ (Bereavement of a Child or Grandchild), the Inglewood, Mirrabooka and Noranda Lions Club and the Northern Suburbs Community Legal Service Board.
Currently Tricia is a Board Member of the Sudbury Community House Assoc. Inc and a member of the Sudbury House Friendship Group.
Over many years Tricia has experienced many of life’s ups and downs and learned many skills along the way, being involved in a vast area of community based organisations.
Tricia believes that in counselling, she has found her niche and fulfillment and continues to share her knowledge and experience even though retired.