People

Katie Christensen

Katie Christensen

Senior Advisor Research & Policy

Katie Christensen (She/Her) is a Wurundjeri Woman who has extensive experience working in the Domestic Violence sector – supporting Women who have experienced violence in crisis and long term case management and facilitating healing groups for women.

Katie has also facilitated and contributed to the development of Making aMENds – a pilot program for fathers who had used violence in the family home.

Katie has also trained and worked as an Aboriginal Health Worker, and a Koori Maternity Support Worker where she worked alongside a midwife to provide support for expecting mothers in her local community and facilitated Kaalinya Inyanook – a Mums and Bubs group that focussed on well being and information for new mothers.

Katie has recently completed her Masters in Narrative Therapy and Community Work.