Carmel McKenna – Psychologist
Carmel McKenna is a registered Psychologist with work experience derived from both the public and private sector. Carmel has worked as a Rehabilitation Case Manager with a large Commonwealth employer, managing complex return to work programs for staff at all levels. This has provided Carmel with an excellent understanding of the impact of injury from an insurance and employer perspective. Within the Rehabilitation Case Management role Carmel also provided assistance in a HR advisory capacity and also with regard to training and education of staff and managers.
In her current role with Working Well Australia, Carmel is currently providing vocational rehabilitation services with a range of stakeholders including income protection insurers, NSW Workcover insurers, Comcare and other private employers. Carmel provides the full range of vocational rehabilitation services including: RTW case management (psychological and physical injuries) and specific services in vocational counselling / assessment, labour market analysis, job seeking and redeployment. In addition, Carmel has lectured at University, primarily in the areas of interpersonal communication, training and staff development.