Ms Linda Hipper has been employed in both the public and non-government sectors in the Northern Territory and Queensland since 1988.
She has 20 years of experience in working in the alcohol, drug and mental health fields in a variety of roles, with the last 15 years predominantly in managerial and leadership roles in the alcohol and drug field.
She is a registered psychologist and has provided professional leadership within psychology discipline as the Brisbane South/QEII Senior Psychologist and was a previous Board member of the Northern Territory Psychology Registration Board.
She is passionate about the provision of evidenced based interventions within multidisciplinary teams within the alcohol and drug sector.
Ms Hipper has also represented both Queensland Health and previously the Northern Territory Department of Health and Community Services at a range of meetings, conferences, advisory committees and has presented at a range of forums and conferences.