Catherine Hughes PhD

Catherine wrote and maintains the Grow Careers website. This website is based on career development theory and research. Its content is also influenced by Catherine's experience as a school career practitioner. The two-part article, published in Australian Career Practitioner describes the theoretical background to the website.


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Catherine is the author of booklets on careers work in schools and resources for career practitioners to use with clients. She has over 30 years experience in designing and delivering school career services. She is a sessional Course Leader at RMIT University and a casual academic at James Cook Unviersity. In these roles Catherine supports students completing graduate certificate courses in career development. This is the minimum qualification for professional career practitioners in Australia.

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