Joanna graduated from university in 1990, and has worked in several regional positions. Joanna completed her provisional registration with Commonwealth Employment Service and was registered in 1996.  Joanna established a private practice in 1999 which underwent a name change to psychAbility in 2011.

Private practice has enabled Joanna to focus on her passion of helping people develop skills and make noticeable changes in their lives.

Joanna is registered with Medicare, Victims Services, WorkCover and various EAP Providers and is a registered Supervisor with the Australian Psychological Society.