John Garratt

John Garratt is a Registered Nurse and adult educator with more than 30 years’ experience in education and consulting in health related fields.  An accredited Master Instructor of Mental Health First Aid, he has also worked in acute psychiatric care for more than a decade, and provides counselling for people with high prevalence mental health disorders.  John acts as a consultant to a wide range of industries, providing expert advice on Occupational Health and Safety, developing mentally healthy workplaces and human resource management. John has been a key note speaker at local mental health forums as well as both state and national conferences. John has delivered courses to some of the largest companies and Government Departments in Australia. Holding 2 Bachelor Degrees, numerous post graduate qualifications in Mental health & Workplace Health and Safety,  and as a Chartered Professional Member of the Safety Institute of Australia, John’s, engaging and dynamic manner and wealth of experience is highly sought after.

John’s particular area of counselling interest and expertise includes working with:

  • Workplace issues
  • Drug and alcohol related issues
  • Anger management
  • Relationships