Catherine Carr is from Ireland, where she trained as a Registered Nurse. She worked for 11 years in St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne, in the Acute Psychiatry facility. Catherine also has experience as a counsellor in the field of Alcohol and other Drugs. At Tuart Place, Catherine assists people with applications to the National Redress Scheme, also providing counselling, advocacy and phone outreach. Catherine loves to play Bridge, long walks by the ocean or forests, and being close to nature.