Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Emma Kavanagh

Phone

0458756254

Website

Www.nationalpsychologyservices.com.au

Accreditations

Standard MHFA
Older Person MHFA

Location Information

Neutral bay NSW 2089
Australia

States Available In

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

Bio

Emma is the Principal Psychologist at National Psychology Services which specialises in optimising the mental health and emotional well-being of older adults. Emma provides individual psychology and counselling for seniors living in the community and in Residential Aged Care. She is passionate about educating employees in the Aged Care sector to recognise and respond to mental health problems as they arise in older adults in their care, and has designed and facilitated mental health courses across NSW and QLD. Emma also works in private practice with adolescents and adults with a wide range of mental health problems, with a specific interest in anxiety disorders, eating disorders and depression. Emma also facilitates the Standard MHFA course for health care professionals, including GPs, pharmacists, physiotherapists and diversional therapists. Emma also works closely with the Australian charity, SolarBuddy to introduce the SolarBuddy Aged Care program to residents in aged care where older adults give the gift of a solar light to children living in energy poverty.

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
18/02/2020 - 26/02/2020 Emma Kavanagh
sydney
CBD
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
Older Person Older Person MHFA Closed/Full
06/03/2020 - 13/03/2020 Emma Kavanagh
sydney
tbc
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open