Guidance Counsellor – Townsville Catholic Education

Barbara Salisbury – Guidance Counsellor, Townsville Catholic Education

Barbara has over 20 years’ experience in education across three states. Barbara has a passion for regional towns and has lived by the criteria that if the town has traffic lights it is too big! From 2011 to 2018 Barbara was the Life Skills Coordinator and Career Counsellor at All Souls St Gabriel’s School in Charters Towers North Qld. After completing her Masters in Guidance and Counselling, Barbara currently works as a Guidance Counsellor with Townsville Catholic Education, travelling across four primary schools in Winton, Hughenden, Charters Towers and Townsville. From these experiences she has an understanding of some of the diverse challenges schools, families and most importantly children face in these regional remote areas of North Qld.