Chrysalis Team

Tanya Denny is founder and CEO of Chrysalis. She is a registered/ accredited Social Worker and a Therapeutic practitioner with 25 years experience. She has a Master Degree in Social Work, Graduate Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy, Bachelor’s Degree in Dramatic Art (Acting) and Grad dip (Directing). Tanya has worked with some of Australia’s vulnerable people enabling improvement in the lives of children and adults in mental health, women’s services, out of home care, alcohol and other drug treatment programs, disability services & Therapeutic Residential Care.

Tanya currently consults with NSW FACS &  QUOVUS, one of NSW’s leading  clinical services providers for children in OOHC.

Tanya’s team at Chrysalis compromises specialist therapists and clinicians covering a wide range of modalities and services. Tanya’s expertise in project management allows her to structure the best clinical team for each clients need based on Chrysalis Therapeutic Support Services MOU’s and her personal industry networks including Dynamic Support Services and Harbour Therapy Clinic

Co-Founder Maria Dimecola is a Social Worker with extensive case management experience in Family & Community Services, Therapeutic Residential Care, & Foster Care. Maria is experienced in program implementation, agency management & quality assurance, policy and procedure development. Maria is an accredited trainer with NSW TAFE.

Samantha Aldridge -Samantha has joined the Chrysalis Team as  Coordinator of Support  & Clinician.

Liz Swadling – Behaviour Support Clinician

Chrysalis Therapeutic Support Services is a Third Party verified Human Services Provider

To read the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework click here

To read the Australian Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics  click here

To read the NSW Disability Standards click here