Michelle Montgomery

Michelle Montgomery is an Education and Training Consultant at KidsXpress. Michelle is ideally positioned within the education and mental health professions having worked as a youth worker, teacher, school counsellor and behaviour specialist in government, private and school settings for more than 15 years. Michelle works with schools and other organisations across Australia implementing best practice in trauma-informed care. She combines practical front-line experience in schools (including several years working in specialist behaviour settings) with serious research. She is a Premier’s Teacher Scholar and has post-graduate qualifications and experience in teaching, psychology and counselling. Michelle is currently completing her PhD research on the impact of student trauma on NSW schools.