Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
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Virginia Hirst

Phone

(07) 32556555

Accreditations

Youth MHFA
Youth Refresher

Location Information

Brisbane QLD 4105
Australia

States Available In

  • Queensland

Bio

Virginia is a Social Worker with over 10 years’ experience both locally and internationally. Her primary focus is on Early Intervention support in the Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Child Protection, and Domestic and Family Violence sectors. Following the completion of an Undergraduate Psychology degree and an Honours degree in Social Work from the University of Queensland, she has extensive experience designing, implementing and monitoring successful early intervention programs and projects. Virginia has been delivering a variety of child, youth and family early intervention evidence based training programs throughout this time, specifically focused on workforce development in the community, public and private sectors, in response to local needs. Virginia is available to deliver Youth Mental Health First Aid 14 hour course and Youth Mental Health First Aid Refresher course across the Greater Brisbane Region. Please feel free to contact her to discuss upcoming training opportunities, or to request training for a specific group.