• Webinar panellist

Amanda Peters

Lived Experience/ Child and Family Partner, SA

Amanda is a busy Mum to two children aged 12 and 15 years old. She has worked for over 20 years in various early childhood services and has a keen interest in supporting the mental health of children.

From her personal and professional experience, Amanda has a good understanding of how health and social services can assist with supporting the social and emotional wellbeing of children, parents, families and communities.

Amanda has contributed to a range of Emerging Minds projects as a Child and Family Partner, generously offering her lived experience perspectives to e-learning courses, webinars, consultations and review of resources.


The Mental Health Professionals’ Network (MHPN) respectfully acknowledges the Wurundjeri and the Boon Wurrung people of the Kulin nation, the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the land on which our office is situated. We also acknowledge Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and pay our respects to their Elders past and present.