JOANNE BEVILACQUA BBSc BSW MClinFamTherapy
JoAnne Bevilacqua commenced in the newly created Social Work position in April 2004. JoAnne has a B.B.Sc (La Trobe university) and B.B.S.W (University of Melbourne), and MaClFTh (La Trobe University) She has been a practising social worker since 1989, and has experience in a variety of settings, including child welfare and home based care. JoAnne values collaborative multidisciplinary working relationships with allied fields to achieve comprehensive assessments with the intention of developing discharge plans that meet patients' individual needs and reflect best practice. She is strongly client focussed and has a solid working knowledge of community resources. JoAnne is a member of VAFT, and has a particular interest in family work. During 2011 she undertook a period of employment with Alzheimer's Australia (Victoria) in a Younger-Onset Dementia role.