Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Paul Mitchell


0416 408 962



Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Older Person MHFA
Blended Workplace

Location Information

Taroona TAS 7053

States Available In

  • Tasmania
  • Victoria


Paul has over 20 years of experience in leadership, management and training. He has a demonstrated history of working in the professional training and coaching industry. Paul is highly skilled in Training, Facilitation, Community Engagement, Leadership, Public Sector, and Staff Development. Paul is a strong business development professional who established Shine at Work Pty Ltd as its founding Director in October 2020. Shine at Work focuses on providing organisational training and workplace well-being solutions.

Paul became a MHFA Instructor to train people in applying Mental Health First Aid to someone developing a mental health disorder or experiencing a crisis; and as a means of promoting mental health awareness and reducing stigma.

Paul's tertiary qualifications include a Graduate Diploma in Psychology, Bachelor of Organisational Leadership, Advanced Diploma of Administration (Health Services), Diploma of Personnel Management and Cert IV in Assessment and Workplace Training.

Paul is currently studying a Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology)(Honours) and a Diploma of Counselling.

Additional Information


"Paul was very friendly and professional, he made us feel confident in his knowledge of the course content. A very positive experience"

"The course was delivered in an engaging and timely manner. I had full confidence in the instructor's knowledge and ability to deliver the course content"

"Excellent. Very informative, well presented and engaging"

"Paul encouraged questions and participation and demonstrated in depth knowledge of the topics. He understood the complexities of the practical application and explained everything in a clear and knowledgeable way"

"As a div 1 registered nurse I found some new areas which I was not familiar with. It was important to keep up to date with current trends"

"Awesome, insightful, knowledgable instructor who covered material with compassion"

"I really liked your teaching style and would be happy to become more qualified through your courses"

"Paul’s passion and dedication to delivering excellent training is second to none. A great facilitator with a clear focus on client needs"