Mental Health Education and Resource Centre

Selina Elkington

Profile

Selina is passionate about working with people to support hauora/well-being and health, and also teaching and mentoring staff in professional development. She has spent many years working in the addictions sector.  In early 2016 she returned to Christchurch to take up the role of Clinical Coordinator at He Waka Tapu, later moving into the Team Leader role for addictions, which included working with community and inpatient services. Selina is currently Operations Manager of Nova Star, a service for people placed into treatment under the new Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment & Treatment) legislation.   

Qualifications

PGDipHealSc, BA-AOD