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Written by Monica Purcell

Monica Purcell

Monica Purcell


I am a qualified Social Worker (MSW) with 6 years experience working with children and families across Sydney. I am passionate about promoting children's rights to increase safety and well-being for children and young people. I am currently employed as Parenting Facilitator with Nepean Community & Neighbourhood Services. My position is funded by the Department of Communities and Justice to provide parenting education group programs and specialist support free to communities in Penrith and NSW. I have held previous roles as School Counsellor and Family Caseworker, among others.

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About ETIA

The Effectiveness Training Institute of Australia (ETIA) Ltd is a not-for-profit, community based organisation that is dedicated to making courses in communication and conflict resolution skills available and accessible to all people in Australia.

ETIA’s mission is to provide individuals with effective communication and conflict resolution skills to build connected, harmonious relationships.

Our inspiration and programs come from the late Dr Thomas Gordon who is the author and founder of Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T.) program and Gordon Training International (GTI).

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