Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Teresa Coffey

Phone

03 9346 9832

Website

www.workplaceinterventions.com.au and www.wpietraining.com.au

Accreditations

Engaging Senior Leaders
Blended Online MHFA Tertiary
Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Youth MHFA
Youth Refresher
Master Instructor
Gambling Problems MHFA
Suicidal Person MHFA
NSSI MHFA
Blended Workplace
Blended Online MHFA Community
Blended Online MHFA Workplace
Blended MHFA for the Australian Legal Profession
MHFA Chinese

Location Information

11/456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia

States Available In

  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

Bio

As Director and Principal Lead Trainer of WorkPlace Interventions, Teresa Coffey is a WorkCover, Health, Safety and Wellbeing subject matter expert with a real passion, and importantly significant knowledge base for improving mental health within the workplace. Teresa supports businesses of all sizes to create mentally healthier workplaces, including the implementation of policies and produces and early intervention initiatives such as peer support programs.

Combining health and safety, injury management, occupational rehabilitation and mental health, Teresa is renowned in the industry for her subject matter expertise, whilst her ability to use relevant workplace examples in her delivery of an energetic and vibrant session means she engages participants to consolidate learning, making her one of the most sought after facilitators in her field.

Teresa is also an ASORC registered Rehabilitation Counselor, and delivers WorkSafe Original Employer Services (OES) to assist injured employees who have lodged a mental injury claim. Services include WorkSafe approved Facilitated Discussion (FD), which is a service specialising in the early intervention of workplace mental injuries.

With a diverse background in education, business and health, Teresa Coffey possess over 18 years of corporate consultancy experience, both locally and nationally. Teresa's regularly teaches, coaches and assesses Cert III, Cert IV & Diploma in personal injury management through Deakin / WorkSafe.

As a point of difference, Teresa is an experienced trainer, with a sound background in psychology, which includes a Bachelor in Psychology studies, a Bachelor in Exercise Science and Human Movement and a Masters in Rehabilitation Counselling. Other qualifications include: Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessing, Diploma in Personal Injury Management, and Certificate IV in OHS. Teresa is also undertaking her Masters in Applied Positive Psychology through the University of Melbourne.

As an approved WorkSafe trainer, Teresa frequently delivers Return to Work Training, OHS and HSR courses, which coupled with her experience and qualifications offers workplaces a holistic, engaging and workplace specific mental health approach to assisting individuals as well as organisations proactively manage mental health challenges. Teresa delivers a suite of MHFA courses including the Standard, Blended, Youth, Legal, NSSI and the Suicidal course, offering monthly public courses held in Melb CBD as well as the option to run sessions onsite.

WorkPlace Interventions collaborate with many organisations including Allianz, GB, Xchanging, EML, Victoria Police, Ambulance Victoria, Air Services, (many councils including Yarra Ranges Council, Stonnington Council, MVCC), CPB, Crown Casino, Yooralla, BlueCross, Depart. of Justice, Victorian Legal Aid, Kennedys Lawyers, ISS, (many hospitals including Eye & Ear , DHSV, Northern Health, Star Health and Central Gippsland Health Services), (Education sector which includes Mercy Education, CECV, Independent Schools, Polytechnic. Chisholm), and more.

As a highly sought after facilitator you can review Teresa's profile (including more than 70 written recommendations) via LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/teresa-coffey-7427a942/

Additional Information

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
07/07/2020 - 08/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
07/07/2020 - 08/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
09/07/2020 - 10/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
13/07/2020 - 14/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
15/07/2020 - 15/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
16/07/2020 - 17/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
16/07/2020 - 17/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
20/07/2020 - 20/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
WorkPlace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Youth MHFA Youth Refresher Registration Open
20/07/2020 - 20/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
MHFA for the Suicidal Person Suicidal Person MHFA Registration Open
23/07/2020 - 24/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
23/07/2020 - 24/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
27/07/2020 - 28/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
30/07/2020 - 31/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
30/07/2020 - 31/07/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
03/08/2020 - 04/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
03/08/2020 - 04/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
10/08/2020 - 11/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
10/08/2020 - 11/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
13/08/2020 - 13/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
20/08/2020 - 21/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
24/08/2020 - 25/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
24/08/2020 - 25/08/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
01/09/2020 - 01/09/2020 Teresa Coffey
WorkPlace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Youth MHFA Youth Refresher Registration Open
10/09/2020 - 11/09/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
14/09/2020 - 14/09/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
28/09/2020 - 29/09/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
12/10/2020 - 13/10/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
19/10/2020 - 19/10/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
26/10/2020 - 26/10/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
MHFA for the Suicidal Person Suicidal Person MHFA Registration Open
28/10/2020 - 29/10/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
09/11/2020 - 10/11/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
17/11/2020 - 17/11/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
19/11/2020 - 20/11/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Youth MHFA Youth MHFA Registration Open
17/12/2020 - 18/12/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
22/12/2020 - 22/12/2020 Teresa Coffey
Workplace Interventions
Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open