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Tina Smith

Tina Smith

MHCC Senior Policy Advisor/Sector Development

Tina has 30 years' experience working within human services in Australia and USA, both in the community and public sectors. She has worked in the mental health sector in a variety of direct service, management and policy roles. Her work has focused on people in recovery, psychosocial rehabilitation services and social inclusion issues for people at risk for, living with or recovering from mental health conditions.

Between 2013 and 2016,  Tina worked as a 'Mental Health Analyst' in the NSW NDIS trial site in the Hunter through a partnership with the NSW Mental Health Commission: Tina has an M.A. in Counselling Psychology and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. She has been engaged with national mental health workforce development directions since 2007 including advocacy for community sector and peer workforce development.