Debbie Thompson - Rekindling the Spirit Counsellor

Staff Deb Thompson

Hi I am Debbie Thompson a Rekindling The Spirit counsellor, originally from Peak Hill my mob are Wiradjuri , I have lived in Lismore since 2004 and started working with Rekindling in 2012.

I have a special interest in the Stolen Generation and I co –facilitate the Stolen Generation Support Group and assist clients with family tracing, I have completed the Aunty Lorraine Peeters Marumali programme which is specialised training for working with people from the Stolen Generation.

I also have a strong interest in assisting clients with using computers and other office equipment to search for work.

RTS clients can access Computers, Phone, Fax, Copier, Printer and the normal array of office equipment from 8.30 to 4.30 Monday to Thursday, to complete and lodge forms (Centrelink, housing etc.), access their email accounts, apply for work, develop resume’s, contact potential employers and training/education organisations (anything to do with education, work, social and emotional wellbeing). Information, advice and referrals to a wide range of services and welfare/charity organisations is also available.

Rekindling the Spirit “Empowering People to Take Control of their Lives”