Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Mark Schmitt

Phone

0428039472

Website

www.thrive.org.au

Accreditations

Standard MHFA

Location Information

Cairns QLD 4870
Australia

States Available In

  • Queensland

Bio

Mark brings a huge variety of experience to mental health first aid and training in addition to currently studying toward general psychology registration. Years of experience working with job seekers with lived experiences as a Recruitment Partner under a Disability Employment Services contract in Cairns combined with having also directly employed many staff with a mental illness while operating his own business has provided a unique prism through which he has gained invaluable insight into how mental health can shape individual lives, the stigma within society and also as employees in the workforce.

With a background in tourism, marketing and extensive travel volunteering in communities around the globe, he has a unique style of training. Mark is a passionate advocate for mental health with a clear, careful and impacting communication style designed to engage and teach.

Additional Information

Education and Skills:
Graduate Diploma Psychological Science, Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing), Bachelor of Arts (Media), Diploma of Business (Tourism), Qualified WHS Adviser, Japanese language, Spanish language Diploma Psychology (in progress)

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
14/05/2021 - 21/05/2021 Mark Schmitt
Thrive Hub Training Room
11A Sheridan St
Cairns City QLD 4870
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
11/06/2021 - 18/06/2021 Mark Schmitt
Thrive Hub Training Room
11A Sheridan St
Cairns City QLD 4870
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
15/07/2021 - 23/07/2021 Mark Schmitt
Thrive Hub Training Room
11A Sheridan St
Cairns City QLD 4870
Australia
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open