GITP Certified Expert Presenter
Tasha is the Director and lead facilitator for Blooming Minds. She has been providing mental health and wellbeing training programs throughout Australia for more than 16 years.
Holding a Principal Master Trainer status from the MHFA Australia program, Tasha is accredited to deliver the Mental Health First Aid program. She has delivered this renowned course to more than 200 groups over the last 11 years, including: teachers; psychiatric nurses; HR personnel; mental health consumers and carers; aged care staff; disability staff; vocational rehabilitation providers; case managers and various government departments. Tasha’s work has been recognised with the ICCWA Suicide Prevention Award in WA and recently as a finalist in the national Life Awards for Excellence in Suicide Prevention.
Tasha has published a number of books focused on both personal and workplace mental health, including her latest entitled “Bloom at Work – A Mental Health Guide for Leaders”. She is currently completing Masters of Mental Health Psychology.
Tasha delivers presentations on serious topics in a warm, relatable and humorous style. Her background in psychology, disability, employment, psycho-social rehabilitation and aged care services make her presentations valuable across a wide spectrum of sectors.
She is the author of Bloom! Mental Health & Wellbeing a must-have resource worth adding to the library of all HR personnel and those interested in mental wellbeing.
Tasha has a keen interest in removing the stigma surrounding mental illness and has devoted herself to increasing mental health literacy in our communities and workplaces. She has developed Blooming Minds workplace wellbeing programs to assist people in taking responsibility for their own mental health and wellbeing and to act proactively in supporting the mental health of those around them.