Liz Preston 2017-11-28T22:12:58+00:00

Liz Preston

family and child specialist

Liz joined the FGD team in 2017. With over 25 years of counselling and mediation experience Liz is no newcomer to the complex issues facing families, adolescents and children including families who live with mental health, drug and alcohol issues.  Liz is an experienced family dispute resolution practitioner and child consultant mediating parenting and property matters. She previously worked at Relationships Australia in Canberra and Melbourne. She had her own private practice in Canberra as a family practitioner working with grandparents, couples and separated parents. Her work is strengths based. She is passionate about assisting clients to build on their resilience, manage their emotions and form stronger relationships.

particular strengths
Not afraid to confront emotions where appropriate
Teaching communication skills
Conflict coaching

real person
Liz lived in Canberra for many years prior to moving back to her hometown of Melbourne. Liz has lived in Cairo, Tokyo, the Philippines and Fiji. She loves travel. Her greatest love is spending time with her family and grandchildren.  Her greatest relaxation treat is the surf.

Liz has a toy poodle named Millie.

favorite things
Swimming and tennis

Don’t drink it!
Hot chocolate/tea

Direct Line: 03 8376 7000