Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Sharon Orapeleng

Phone

0411 330 382

Website

www.psychedsolutions.com.au

Accreditations

Engaging Senior Leaders
Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Master Instructor
Gambling Problems MHFA
Suicidal Person MHFA
NSSI MHFA
Blended Online MHFA Community
Blended Online MHFA Workplace
Blended Online MHFA Financial Service Professionals

Location Information

Ferny Grove
Brisbane QLD 4055
Australia

States Available In

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

Bio

Psyched Solutions is founded by the Principal Trainer and Owner Sharon Orapeleng. Sharon is a mental health professional and advocate who is passionate about creating awareness around mental health issues and working with government and other stakeholders on policies to improve mental health services. She has been delivering Mental Health First Aid as an accredited Instructor to Government, Non-Government organizations and general community for over 8 years. Sharon also has a lived experience with mental health after a diagnosis of Post traumatic Stress Disorder after a very traumatic event in her life. Its been a long journey to recovery. Sharon have been recognized as one of 125 Leading Women in Queensland by YWCA. She sits in a number of boards including White Ribbon Executive Committee for Qld , AFL Queensland Diversity Board etc. Sharon has a degree in Behavioral Sciences (Psychology and Neuro Science) from Latrobe University in Melbourne, a Postgraduate Diploma and Masters in Behaviour Management at Bond University, Gold Coast. Sharon is accredited to deliver Adult Mental Health First Aid Course (12hrs), Mental Health First Aid for the Suicidal Person Course (4hrs), Mental Health First Aid for Non Suicidal Self Injury Course (4hrs), MHFA for Gambling Problems (4hrs) and Older Person Mental Health First Aid (12hrs) . Her clients included Brisbane Rugby (Easts Rugby Union and Sunnybank Rugby Union) staff and players, Australian Red Cross, State Library of Queensland, Volunteer and Community Groups amongst many others.

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
24/04/2021 - 24/04/2021 Sharon Orapeleng
Online
Online
Brisbane QLD 4055
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
15/05/2021 - 15/05/2021 Sharon Orapeleng
Zoom
Online
Brisbane QLD 4055
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
29/05/2021 - 29/05/2021 Sharon Orapeleng
Online
Online via Zoom
Brisbane QLD 4055
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
17/06/2021 - 18/06/2021 Sharon Orapeleng
Maida Lilley Community Center
1/5 Green Square Close - Fortitude Valley
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open