Patrick’s role as a facilitator and consultant spans 25 years. He is passionate about working with individuals, teams & organisations to further improve their performance and making a difference through leadership and learning. Patrick’s flexible and personable approach makes him a popular and effective facilitator and coach.
He is a very constructive, flexible & experienced consultant with a wealth of proven & practical ideas having worked in the disability sector for over 25 years. He is equally passionate and committed to the mental health and wellbeing of individuals both in the workplace and community and facilitates Gecko’s Mental Health First Aid Training. His mental health experience comes from both a knowledge base as well as his lived experience of mental health.
Qualifications and Accreditations Include:
• Mental Health First Aid Trainer
• Therapeutic Crisis Intervention Trainer
• Key Word Sign Trainer
• Drumbeat Facilitator
• Bachelor of Learning & Organisational Development
• Certificate IV training & Assessment
• Diploma of Management
• Diploma of Work Health & Safety
• Diploma of Business
• Diploma of Human Services
Patrick and his wife have five children (21 – 30 years), his passions other than his family include travel, cooking, camping and getting outside and enjoying the great outdoors.