Hephzi has been working in the area of Mental Health for the last 12 years in Australia and has worked in various capacities with NSW Health. Hephzi has been a part of DMAHG since 2011. She has a Master of Arts in Social Work and specialised in Medical and Psychiatric Social Work in India. She has lived in Dubbo for the last 13 years and calls it home.
Hephzi is passionate about providing holistic care to her clients and finds working under the shared care model highly beneficial at DMAHG. She enjoys working with children, adolescents, adults and older persons and has a special interest in providing trauma focused care. She sees clients with various mental health issues including Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, Post Natal Depression, Sexual Abuse, Work Related Stress, Grief and Loss, Drug and Alcohol dependence and other general issues. She also sees couples for relationship counselling. Hephzi is registered with Medicare, Work Cover and ATAPS and also provides counselling through various EAP organisations.
Hephzi is a Full Member of the Australian Association of Social Workers and is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker. She is currently pursuing a Post Graduate Diploma in Community Services.