Erin Hume

Erin is a Registered Psychologist with a decade of experience working in Victorian private,

government and Catholic schools, as well as in an early intervention setting with pre-schoolers

and their families. She has a background in cognitive, educational and behavioural assessment,

as well as providing counselling and group therapy to school- aged children. Erin is also a trained

primary school teacher and has recently taught in a special education role with primary-aged

students experiencing learning difficulties. Alongside her work at Raise the Bar Psychology, Erin

is completing a Master of Learning Intervention at the University of Melbourne.

Erin is passionate about working in, and with schools; she aims to foster collaborative relationships with families and schools in order to best support each student’s unique set of skills and capabilities. She uses her down-to-earth and practical approach to build and strengthen the capacity of the team surrounding each student, so that they can strive for their learning goals in a positive, strengths-oriented and supportive environment.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental)

  • Diploma of Teaching (Primary)

  • Bachelor of Arts/Honours (Psychology)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS/ACCREDITATIONS

  • Registered member of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Registered teacher with the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT)