Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Ali Wells




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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Talking about Gambling
Mental Health Yarns

Location Information

Nairne SA 5252

States Available In

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


Ali is a proud Yolngu woman from far north Northern Territory who is now residing in South Australia with her daughter. Ali works with Aboriginal communities for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) providing social and emotional wellbeing support and intervention to young people and their families. Ali has over 20 years experience working in a specialised forensics team both in CAMHS and Juvenile Justice and continues to provide culturally appropriate support to Aboriginal people that are diagnosed with complex mental health issues

Ali is passionate about Mental Health and Social and Emotional Wellbeing issues for Aboriginal people and has a desire to make positive change in the lives of vulnerable Aboriginal peoples.