Working with our team

One aspect that truly sets us apart is our team of dedicated professionals who will work collaboratively with you to deliver a tailored plan for your unique solution. Our management team is supported by a team of highly experienced and qualified practitioners.

Renae Tate

Renae Tate

Chief Executive Officer / Behaviour Support Practitioner
Renae is an experienced NDIS approved Positive Behaviour Support Practitioner and is passionate about removing negative patterns, behaviours, emotions and trauma in children, teenagers and adults that cause challenging behaviours and stop people from reaching their full potential.

Specialised in supporting individual’s and their families dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorders, developmental delays and ADHD, Renae’s helped hundreds of families overcome challenges and achieve their goals towards living their best life.

Renae has also worked with individuals around Australia, US, UK and Canada to overcome a range of issues including anxiety, depression, anger, addictions, PTSD, emotional disorders and mood disorders.

Renae’s qualifications include, Proficient Behaviour Support Practitioner, BA Communications, Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy, Psychotherapy, Behavioural Support, Certificate in Engaging in Positive Behaviour Support, Certified Life Coach & NLP Practitioner and completing post
graduate studies in Psychology.

Zandri Byleveldt - Portfolio Leader Occupation Therapy

Zandri Byleveldt

Portfolio Leader Occupational Therapy

Zandri Byleveldt, an Occupational Therapist brings over 7 years of expertise to her practice.

Born and raised in South Africa, Zandri is a certified Occupational Therapist and holds an Honors Degree in Occupational Therapy from The University of Pretoria.

Her commitment to fostering functional independence and improving the quality of life is evident in her holistic, individualised, strength-based, person-centred approach.

Zandri previously worked as an OT in schools, homes, and in private practice, and has also worked with adults in acute psychiatry and rehabilitation settings.

Zandri has seamlessly collaborated in interdisciplinary teams, ensuring holistic therapy for clients. With a rich international background, including roles in Australia, South Africa, and Vietnam, she has excelled in paediatric care, learning support, inclusive education and across care in the mental health space. Zandri, a previous SENIA (Special Educational Needs Inclusion Association) board member, is recognized for her advocacy, winning the SENIA World Changer Award in 2021.

Her diverse skill set encompasses clinical expertise, leadership, and a passion for promoting neurodiversity and occupational therapy.

Additional training includes, brain imbalances, autism, sensory processing disorders, ADHD, and other learning difficulties (dyspraxia, CDC, dysgraphia, etc), CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) and yoga, along with the treatment and management of upper limb and brain conditions. Zandri is also a certified Transformational Coach.

For a participant to walk away with choice and control, autonomy, independence, and a toolbox full of strategies to support in all settings (home, school, and community) is what Zandri aims for when
working with a participant and their family.

Caren Roos - Portfolio Leader Positive Behaviour Support

Caren Roos

Portfolio Leader Positive Behaviour Support

Caren, a Behaviour Support Specialist with over 30 years of experience, not only brings a wealth of professional expertise to her role but also a deep sense of gratitude and respect for the individuals she supports. Born and raised in South Africa, and a proud mother of three adults, her life’s journey has taken her across numerous countries including South Africa, the United Kingdom, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Tanzania, enriching her with diverse cultural experiences. Now residing in Australia, she applies this vast international perspective in her work

A BACB registered professional experienced in behaviour therapy and Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Caren’s educational background encompasses psychology, counselling, educational kinesiology, and special education needs teaching. This diverse expertise has equipped her with a profound understanding of the mind-body connection and the needs of individuals with diverse learning and behavioural challenges.

Caren’s empathetic, patient, and dedicated approach is centered around making a meaningful difference in the lives of those she assists. She is deeply committed to creating individualized support plans that are both effective and respectful of each person’s unique journey and capabilities. Her collaboration with families, caregivers, and other professionals ensures a comprehensive support system, empowering individuals to achieve their goals and enhance their quality of life.

Currently pursuing further postgraduate studies, Caren is devoted to continuous learning and staying abreast of the latest developments in her field. She views her role not just as a professional responsibility but as a privilege to be a part of each person’s unique journey. This perspective is integral to her hands-on approach in implementing support plans and training caregivers, where she applies practical techniques and strategies suitable for real-world care scenarios.

At our organization, Caren’s blend of professional acumen, ongoing educational pursuit, and her genuine care and commitment to the individuals she works with are highly valued. Her work, especially in supporting NDIS participants through complex challenges, is seen as a testament to her dedication and skill as a compassionate leader in behaviour support.

Leanne Dellit

Leanne Dellit

Chief Operating
Officer

Leanne holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics major) and forged a career in finance over many years with HSBC and CBA before leaving to work in small business whilst raising her three children.

Her experience spans managing and servicing both small and large scale businesses across multiple industry sectors which has been key to her success in finance and business.

Leanne oversees the organisation’s financial activities as well as operational functions within the organisation.

Leanne has strong communication skills and her empathetic manner has been even further enhanced during her time as a counsellor with Lifeline.