Amy Varis

BA(SW), Cert IV TAA

Specialist Child Interviewer

Amy has over 10 years’ experience working within the child protection system in Western Australia. Amy is a qualified Social Worker, a Specialist Child Interviewer and has a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. Amy’s passion for Protective Behaviours started when she was completing her Bachelor of Social Work at Curtin University and she has since delivered the program to children, young people, parents, carers and professionals throughout Perth and the East Kimberley region of Western Australia.

Amy’s most recent work was at the East Kimberley Family and Domestic Violence Service where she worked collaboratively with Aboriginal communities to prevent and reduce the impact of violence. Amy’s experiences as a foster carer and seeing the impact of child abuse and violence on children has deepened her passion for the Protective Behaviours program and educating the community about keeping children and families safe.