Vinitha Vincent Henry
Case Supervisor / Counsellor
BSc Psychology (AUS)
MSc Guidance and Counselling (AUS)
Vini is a highly qualified professional in the field of guidance and counseling, with a strong educational background and extensive experience working with children with diverse learning and developmental needs. She obtained a Master's degree in Guidance and Counseling and a degree in Psychology from James Cook University in Australia, which provides her with a solid foundation in understanding human behavior and mental processes in children.
To further enhance her skills and expertise in working with children with special needs, Vini pursued a certificate in Autism from the ARC (Autism Resource Centre). This additional training equips her with specialised knowledge and strategies to effectively support children on the autism spectrum.
Throughout her career, Vini has been involved in inclusive preschools, where she worked as an intervention specialist. Her role was to assist children who faced challenges in learning and social adjustment within the classroom and other settings. With over ten years of experience, Vini has developed a deep understanding of various intervention approaches and techniques.
Vini is trained in the Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) approach, which focuses on using behavior modification techniques to bring about positive changes in children's behavior. Additionally, she is skilled in the TEACCH structured learning approach, which provides structured and visually based strategies to support individuals with developmental delays.
As a program director and case supervisor, Vini is responsible for designing and implementing individualized programs tailored to each child's specific needs and abilities. Her expertise lies in creating positive behavior techniques that drive behavior modification and promote emotional regulation.
Furthermore, Vini plays a vital role in coaching and guiding parents in managing challenging behaviors and effectively supporting their children. She understands the importance of involving parents in the therapeutic process and collaborates with them to create a holistic support system for the child.
In her role as a counselor, Vini works with children who experience a wide range of emotional and psychological difficulties. She provides support and guidance to help children navigate through their challenges and promote their mental well-being. Vini's ultimate goal as a counselor is to bring about effective change and enhance the overall mental well-being of every child she works with.
With her educational background, extensive experience, and passion for working with children with diverse needs, Vini is a dedicated professional committed to making a positive impact on the lives of children and their families.