School Program Tutor
Martine is a qualified Occupational Therapist with over 25 years of experience working with families in the health and disability sectors. She has practiced in Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom and has specialised in working with people who are experiencing loss and trauma. Martine is passionate about empowering people to meet their goals and uses the power of connection, creativity and solution focused thinking to this end.
Martine has completed her Animal Assisted Therapy training and accreditation with Lead the Way and has a wonderful bond with her 5 year old Labrador Albie, whom she has affectionately dubbed her 'yellow shadow’.
Martine is also a mother of 2 children and understands first hand the positive impact that connecting with animals has on our wellbeing. She feels very privileged to be joining the team at Canine Comprehension.