Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Philippa Harris


0458 080 350


Engaging Senior Leaders
Blended Online MHFA Tertiary
Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Youth MHFA
Older Person MHFA
Master Instructor
Principal Master
Gambling Problems MHFA
Suicidal Person MHFA
Blended Workplace
Blended Online MHFA Community
Blended Online MHFA Workplace
Blended MHFA for Tertiary Students

Location Information

Townsville QLD 4815

States Available In

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


Principal Master Instructor for MHFA with accreditation to deliver Standard, Youth, Older Person, Workplace and Tertiary courses and the 4 hour MHFA for Suicidal Persons, Gambling Problems, Non-Suicidal Self Injury and Re-accreditation Courses. Long professional history of working in mental health as a Registered Nurse; public, private and non government. Extensive experience in community and tertiary mental health education and community development. Passionate about raising awareness of mental health issues and early intervention for individuals, families and communities in all sectors, including rural and remote areas. Able to travel to rural and remote areas on a cost recovery basis. 2016 Qld State Finalist for Senior Australian of the Year for her work in mental health education and a recipient of an International Commonwealth Secretariat Award for mental health program development for Rural Women. 2019 qualified as an Equine Assisted Learning practitioner. Now working independently. (Philippa Harris - Community Mental Health Education) I can be contacted to discuss course delivery options to meet your specific needs and budget.

Upcoming Courses | Co-facilitating

Dates Instructor Co-facilitator Location Course Type Status
19/11/2020 - 20/11/2020 Melissa McCormick Philippa Harris
Open Arms Vereran and Families Counselling Service
340 Ross river Road, Cranbrook
Townsville QLD 4814
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open