Ms Tammie Wilkinson
Tammie Wilkinson is a descendant of the Kalkadoon people (Mt Isa region), born and bred on Yugambeh speaking people’s country. A mother of two and Registered Psychologist, she spent the first 10 years of her career working for the Gold Coast Mental Health’s Yan-Coorara Service as an Aboriginal Mental Health Worker.
For the last 5 years, Tammie has been employed by the Institute of Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH) providing psychological services to the local community as well as being involved in staff training and supervision activities. Tammie also enjoys facilitating the 2-day Aboriginal Mental Health First Aid workshops to staff and community and is passionate about building and nurturing connections to help improve access to culturally and clinically competent social and emotional wellbeing services for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.