Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
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Trudy Hodge-O'Brien

Phone

0477472206

Accreditations

Blended Online MHFA Tertiary
Blended Online AMHFA Community
Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
AMHFA 3.1 icon
ATSI Refresher
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Talking about Gambling
Master Instructor
Principal Master
Conversations about Gambling
Conversations about Suicide
Conversations about NSSI
Blended Online MHFA Community
Mental Health Yarns
Blended Online MHFA Financial Service Professionals
Blended MHFA for Tertiary Students
MHFA Chinese

Location Information

P.O Box 733, Guruk
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
Australia

States Available In

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

Bio

Trudy is a Principle Master Trainer with Mental Health First Aid Australia delivering MHFA Training since 2005. Trudy has worked in the Community Sector for the last 28 years and her experience is reflected in her training. Trudy has a background in Social Work, Drug & Alcohol and Community Services. She has held Management positions within both Government, Non Government Departments and the private sector. Trudy has worked across a large part of Australia and has extensive experience in the mental health sector, The Youth Sector and The Alcohol and Drug sector. Trudy is a proud Wiradjuri Woman and has a strong connection to Nari Nari country. Trudy is privileged to live on the beautiful Birpai nation, but travels extensively across Australia, having family within all states and Territories of Australia Trudy is available in any state or Territory in Australia.

I've worked with private, Government and Non-Government organisation.

. Burrun Dalai Aboriginal Corporation, NSW . Birpai Land Council, Guruk NSW . Werin Aboriginal Medical Service, Guruk NSW . Birpai Medical Service, NSW . Booroongen Djugun Limited . Tharawal Aboriginal Medical Service . Aboriginal Hostels Limited, ACT . NSW Health . . CatholicCare Canberra/Goulbourn . Uniting Mid North Coast . Comcare Canberra ACT . Questacon A.C.T . Cranes, Northern Rivers, NSW . Mentally Well Workplaces

University Sector • Australian National University • UniLodge • Deakin University • UNSW

View some feedback from participants that have attended Trudy's courses.

"Trudy, you are a very talented presenter and I really appreciated your insight into and passion for the area of drugs (aka drugs and alcohol). I found these insights really valuable so thank you"

"Trudy was a friendly and supportive instructor with loads of experience working in AOD. I acquired many new skills from participating in this course and look forward to using these skills in my daily work life."

"Trudy was a great instructor, answered all the questions I had by using examples and good reasoning."

"really engaging, I learnt a lot."

"Trudy was very well mannered and supportive throughout discussions as she listened without judgement. She had many relevant stories and examples to share to help the class better understand the topic at hand."

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
24/03/2022 - 25/03/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Brisbane - Face to Face
Brisbane
Brisbane QLD 4000
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
04/04/2022 - 05/04/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Brisbane - Face to Face
Brisbane
Brisbane QLD 4000
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
26/04/2022 - 27/04/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Rockhampton - face to face
Rockhampton
Rockhampton QLD 4700
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
09/05/2022 - 10/05/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Cairns-Face top Face
Cairns
Cairns QLD 4870
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
12/05/2022 - 13/05/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Cairns-Face top Face
Cairns
Cairns QLD 4870
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
19/05/2022 - 20/05/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Mt Isa - Face to Face training
Mt Isa
Mt Isa QLD 4825
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
01/06/2022 - 02/06/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Alice Springs - Face to face training
Alice Springs
Alice Springs NT 0870
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
15/06/2022 - 16/06/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Katherine N.T - Face to face training
Katherine N.T
Katherine NT 0850
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
20/06/2022 - 21/06/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Katherine N.T - Face to face training
Katherine N.T
Katherine NT 0850
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
28/06/2022 - 29/06/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Darwin-Face to face training
Darwin
Darwin NT 0800
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
05/07/2022 - 06/07/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Darwin-Face to face training
Darwin
Darwin NT 0800
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
09/08/2022 - 10/08/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Broome - Face to face training
Broome
Broome WA 6725
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
16/08/2022 - 17/08/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Broome - Face to face training
Broome
Broome WA 6725
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
29/08/2022 - 30/08/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Port Headland - Face to face training
Port Headland
Port Headland WA 6721
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
05/09/2022 - 06/09/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Port Headland - Face to face training
Port Headland
Port Headland WA 6721
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
05/09/2022 - 06/09/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Perth-Face to face training
Perth
Perth WA 6000
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
12/09/2022 - 13/09/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Kalgoorlie- Face to Face Training
Kalgoorlie
Kalgoorlie WA 6430
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open
19/09/2022 - 20/09/2022 Trudy Hodge-O'Brien
Perth-Face to face training
Perth
Perth WA 6000
Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander MHFA Edition 3.1 Registration Open