Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Philippa Harris


0458 080 350


Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Youth MHFA
Older Person MHFA
Master Instructor
Suicidal Person MHFA
Blended 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 2 day Standard, Youth, Older Person, Workplace and Tertiary courses and the 4 hour MHFA for Suicidal Persons and Reaccreditation 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 of Qld 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. Now working independently. (Philippa Harris - Community Mental Health Education) I can be contacted to discuss course delivery options to meet your specific needs.