Professional Development For Teachers:
Career Development The Value of Analogies


Session Summary

Session Presenter: Shauna Quinlivan

Sression Duration: 1 Hour

Suitable For:  Career Counsellors, Personal Counsellors School Teachers and Helping Professionals  

Session Overview

During this presentation Shauna looks at the use of analogies in the career development counselling setting. It should be noted that the same and/or similar analogies can be used in other counselling and helping scenarios.

Session Presenter

Shauna Quinlivan is the director of Options Education Solutions. However, Shauna comes from an education background. She has taught Home Economics, English and Vocational Education and has worked for Queensland Education, Catholic Education and the private sector.

Shauna was heavily involved in the School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships and in 2002 took up a position as Career and Transition Advisor in one of the twenty four Department of Education, Science and Training’s Career and Transition Pilot Projects. During this time she studied for her Masters in Education Leadership producing a thesis on lifelong learning and career development.

Shauna has been a Guidance Officer in the Logan and Brisbane regions and she understands the demands that teachers face in schools today. Her passion is sharing her wealth of knowledge and experience with other teachers.

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