Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Maureen Carey

Phone

03 9417 2111

Website

www.outdoorsinc.org.au

Accreditations

Standard MHFA

Location Information

Fitzroy
Melbourne VIC 3065
Australia

States Available In

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

Bio

Maureen Carey Masters in Creative Arts Practice, B.A., Cert. IV in Mental Health. Mo has an extensive community development and arts background, conducting numerous creative collaborations and training initiatives spanning Australia, Europe and the UK. Since 2000 she has been involved in the community mental health & disability sectors. She’s passionate about empowering people to live a full and meaningful life no matter what their circumstances and has personal experience of mental illness as a carer for a family member. For the last ten years she’s been working with Out Doors Inc., a mental health organisation, promoting better mental health and wellbeing through outdoor adventure, respite and recreation programs. Mo’s speciality is fostering connections with nature through mindfulness and creativity. She brings a lot of insight and humour to any group, making the training experience approachable, engaging and informative.