Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Cassandra Danskin

Phone

0481467564

Website

https://wpietraining.com.au

Accreditations

Engaging Senior Leaders
Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Master Instructor
Suicidal Person MHFA
NSSI MHFA
Blended Online MHFA Workplace
Blended Online MHFA Community

Location Information

Melbourne CBD VIC 3000
Australia

Bio

Senior Lead Trainer of WorkPlace Interventions, Cassandra Danskin is a WorkCover and Wellbeing subject matter expert with a real passion, and importantly significant knowledge base for improving mental health within the workplace. Cassandra 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 paramedic, occupational rehabilitation and mental health , Cassandra is renowned in the industry for her subject matter expertise, whilst her ability to use relevant 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.

Cassandra is also an ASORC registered Rehabilitation Counselor, and delivers return to work services to assist injured employees who have lodged a WorkCover claim. Cassandra specialises in the early intervention of workplace mental injuries.

With a diverse background in Paramedics, education, business and health, Cassandra possess over 8 years of working experience, both locally and nationally. Cassandra regularly delivers Workplace, community, suicidal and specialised mental health courses to a variety of organisations, both publicly and privately.

As a point of difference, Cassandra is an experienced trainer, with a sound background in mental health , which includes a Bachelor in Paramedicine, a Bachelor in Rehabilitation Counselling and a Masters in Rehabilitation Counselling.

Cassie frequently delivers a number of workplace specific courses including: Managing Vulnerable People, Mental Health Essentials for Managers and Supervisors, Stress Aware and Self-Care, Mental Health Fundamentals and Creating a Mentally Healthy Workplace, 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. Cassie delivers a suite of MHFA courses including the Standard, Blended, NSSI and the Suicidal course, offering weekly public courses held in Melb CBD as well as online with the option to run private sessions to organisations.

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.

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
27/10/2020 - 30/10/2020 Cassandra Danskin
WorkPlace Interventions/Windermere
Online
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Closed/Full
28/10/2020 - 29/10/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
28/10/2020 - 29/10/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
04/11/2020 - 05/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
04/11/2020 - 05/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
09/11/2020 - 10/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
09/11/2020 - 10/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
23/11/2020 - 24/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
23/11/2020 - 24/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
30/11/2020 - 30/11/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Enrollment open to all States- Online Course
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
03/12/2020 - 04/12/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
MHFA for Non-Suicidal Self-Injury NSSI MHFA Registration Open
03/12/2020 - 04/12/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
08/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
08/12/2020 - 09/12/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open
11/12/2020 - 11/12/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Enrollment open to all States- Online Course
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open
17/12/2020 - 18/12/2020 Cassandra Danskin
Workplace Interventions
Online Course- Enrolment open to all States
Online VIC 3000
Australia
Blended Online MHFA Workplace Blended Online MHFA Workplace Registration Open