Karen Tyrrell, Author Speaker

Education and Learning

Karen Tyrrell is a Logan award winning mental health author, motivational speaker and dynamic workshop presenter. She appeared on Today Tonight and ABC radio. Karen wrote ME & HER: A Memoir of Madness (2012), ME & HIM: A Guide to Recovery (2013) and children’s picture book Bailey Beats the Blah (2013). New books coming soon.


Qualifications: Diploma of Teaching, Year of the Edit writing course at QWC, Mental Health week achievement award (2012) Society of Editors (QLD) mentorship (2011) 20 Years experience as a senior teacher, Co-ordinator of Logan City Writers collective 2010-2012

Specialities:  Mental Health author, Children’s picture book author, Creative Writing workshop presenter, Key Note speaker, Resilience Trainer,  magazine article writer, Motivational speaker, Children’s Story teller, Big Hit Blogger.