Instructor Profile | Mental Health First Aid
Nina Sawyer


0408 170 421



Standard MHFA
Standard Refresher Course
Master Instructor
Suicidal Person MHFA
Blended Workplace

Location Information

5/242 Princess Highway Corrimal
Wollongong NSW 2500

States Available In

  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland


Nina is a qualified Professional Counsellor in her own Private Counselling Practice and at Campbell Page Employment Services. Nina is an active member of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and has her Master's in Social Work and has an undergrad in Applied Social Science majoring in Counselling. With 10 years of experience as a family support worker, working with young people in schools, church community programs, plus 8 years professional counselling including, headspace, Employment Services, and Lifeline.

Nina 'lived experience' with mental illness has given her firsthand experience with the impact it has on the individual's, their relationships, work performance and education achievements. Giving her a strong belief in the importance of early intervention and educating people about mental health and bringing hope for recovery.

Nina is passionate about making a difference in people’s lives, and has been praised for her great sense of humour, outgoing, warm personality and down to earth therapeutic and teaching style.

Upcoming Courses | Instructing

Dates Instructor Location Course Type Status
07/05/2020 - 08/05/2020 Nina Sawyer
Hope and Grow
Suite 5/242 Princes Highway
Wollongong, NSW 2518
Standard MHFA Standard MHFA Registration Open
29/05/2020 - 29/05/2020 Nina Sawyer
Hope and Grow
Suite 5/242 Princes Highway
Wollongong NSW 2518
Refresher Standard MHFA Standard Refresher Course Registration Open