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Mark McGrath

Accreditations

Standard Ed4
Standard MHFA Refresher Course
Youth Ed4
Youth MHFA Refresher Course
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teen Mental Health First Aid
master
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MHFA for the Suicidal Person

Location Information

Coutts Crossing
GRAFTON  New South Wales  2460
Australia

States Available In

  • New South Wales
  • Queensland

Bio

Mark is a Principle Master Instructor within the Mental Health First Aid program who has ten years’ experience in delivering both the Standard MHFA and Youth Mental Health First Aid programs to both Government and Non-government Organisations, Universities, Schools, Community groups and the private sector. Mark is available to travel anywhere within NSW and QLD Australia. Mark is also an accredited Teen and Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander MHFA Instructor with experience in delivering evidence based resilience programs in high schools and community based organisations. Mark currently works for a national youth mental health & wellbeing service and works closely with the workforce and communities to build resilience, strength and capacity within communities to create an environment that promotes self-help and support and is conducive to mental health recovery. Mark presents with great energy and enthusiasm. His courses are always interactive and he uses anything to make them stimulating, fun and more importantly relevant. Some of Mark's recent feedback: "Mark is a great, fun and innovative presenter who's lived experience in the field makes him a valued presenter in the field of mental first aid for youth." "Excellent facilitator ... what more can I say !!" "Excellent presentation probably the best I have been to." "Instructor was brilliant ... lots of knowledge and the ability to relate to real life stories which gave the course work context " "Mark is a wonderful speaker and knows his stuff well! Well done!" "Mark was very easy to listen to, and had a large and engaging presence in the room"