Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Penni Dickson





Standard MHFA
Blended Online MHFA Community
Blended Online MHFA Workplace

Location Information

Canberra ACT 2601

States Available In

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


Penni is a Psychotherapist & Coach, and the Founder of inMYND Coaching & Training.

With more than 25 years experience in the mental health industry, Penni has worked in government, not-for-profit sectors and private practice delivering training and mental health services to professionals, community members and consumers. Her areas of interest are child & family therapy, health counselling & coaching.

Penni has a passion for research and is working toward decreasing preventable death associated with mental illness and self-managed chronic diseases.

Penni offers Australia Wide MHFA training Via Blended Delivery and travels regularly to deliver face to face training in:
-Canberra ACT

-Southern NSW

-Murrumbidgee NSW

-Southern Queensland

-Mackay QLD

-Melbourne VIC

                        Here's what some participants had to say about Penni:

"The interactions between the participants and Penni was it for me! I really enjoyed the training. Penni did a fantastic job, thank you so much.”

“Penni has a great presentation style. The strength of this training is a clear rubric for how to identify and respond to different mental health issues. Very comprehensive and accessible.”

“It was really worthwhile training & I feel much more prepared to respond to someone experiencing mental health issues”

“Penni was great, she clearly has a good understanding of the content and she handled it with just the right balance of seriousness, humour and sensitivity. She was engaging and included everyone.”

“Penni was knowledgeable and informative, keeping the session moving forward whilst ensuring people's questions were adequately addressed.”

“Penni took the time to make sure we all understood the information in our unique way of learning. Was very patient and clear. Really enjoyed it all.”

“Penni excelled at problem-solving on-the-go and was wonderful at answering questions from the participants”.

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
03/11/2021 - 12/11/2021 Penni Dickson
Diversity ACT
Canberra ACT 2620
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Closed/Full
23/11/2021 - 24/11/2021 Penni Dickson
Australia Wide ACT 2620
Blended Online MHFA Community Blended Online MHFA Community Registration Open
25/11/2021 - 26/11/2021 Penni Dickson
Canberra ACT 2601
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Closed/Full