Counselling & Family Mediation Services

Our Team



Administration Support

Rosey Walker has a Certificate 4 in Administration, with 10 year’s experience in Government Agency, 4 years in the Mining Industry, 7 years being a stay at home mum to two children & a partner.

Rosey is a loving, caring person and loves to help people.




Larry Kalender has his Masters Degree in Social Work and Bachelor of Arts

Over 40 years experience

Senior Social Worker for Community Mental Health Clinic in Melbourne 11 years

Director of Programs and Staff Development for major NGO Mental Health Organisation in Melbourne 5 years

Senior Social Worker Gold Coast Integrated Mental Health Services Queensland 2 years

General Manager Family Centre Counselling and Support Service NSW 5 years

Regional NW Manager Tasmania Centacare / CatholicCare 13 years

A qualified Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner registered with the Attorney Generals Office.

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Phillip has a Diploma of Community Services & Social Work, plus a Trade Certificate in Bricklaying which includes 16 years being self-employed and having employees.

Phillip also has the qualification of a Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution.

Phillip brings a range of skills to Feenikx Counselling & Mediation, including 8 years in Family Dispute Resolution, 15 Years in Foster Carer, plus 10 years in Suicide Intervention & EAP Counselling.

Specific skills & experience Phil has includes, Grief & Loss, Men’s Relationships, Family Separation, Depression, Anger Management, Family Violence, Life Skills and Self-Esteem Issues.

Phillips personal belief is ‘Life is difficult from time to time for all people and can bring some unexpected surprises, events and challenges. Some we can manage and at other times support is encouraged’.




Andrea Lane moved back to Tasmania from the mainland in 2008. She has been working with separated families on the NW Coast of Tasmania since 2009.

Andrea is a qualified Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner registered with the Attorney Generals Office. She has been assisting separating families to build child focused parenting plans in a humane compassionate manner. 

 Andrea is registered to Issue 60I certificates that allow families entry into the family court system. 

Andrea ran extensive workshops for separating parents focusing on what children need after family separation over many years on the North West Coast of Tasmania. She understands and works with the best interests of the children, given their age and stage of development. 

Andrea comes to Feenikx with many years of experience and looks forward to assisting many more families in the future.




Janine Richards has a Diploma in Counselling and has completed Lifeline’s Crisis counselling. Janine has worked within the community providing support in many areas for seven years, with focus being in the counselling sector for the last two years.

Janine is an accredited Private health Care Provider, obtains a Level 2 membership with the Australian Counselling Association, holds a Working with Vulnerable licence and current First Aid Certificate.

Janine specialises in Relationship Counselling, providing a safe environment to support clients through difficult times, working with clients to implement positive strategies suited to the client’s needs.

Janine also works with individual clients through Grief or trauma, Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Anger Management, providing motivational, strength-based practices, assisting with capacity building