Fiona Dimas-Herd

Fiona Dimas-Herd (LinkedIn)

Fiona is a leading Educator and Behavioural Strategist with over 25 years extensive experience teaching, delivering training programmes and working with individuals to develop their Emotional Intelligence. Within her role at INSPIREU she is responsible for designing and delivering individual one-on-one sessions as well as delivering tailored training to specific groups. This includes delivery of Cultivating Emotional Balance programmes.

From teenagers through to adults, Fiona teaches, guides, coaches and facilitates the development of new behavioural strategies enabling individuals to get the best from themselves and those around them.

Fiona has worked as the Head Teacher of a large TAFE section and was also Head of Literacy and Numeracy for over 24 years. She has made presentations at State, National and International Conferences on Alternative Education, Child Protection, Learning to Learn, Relationship Based Strengths Approach, Neuro Linguistic Programming, Language Literacy and Numeracy, Youth at Risk, Cultivating Emotional Intelligence (CEB) Teacher she delivers CEB courses to the public as well as tailored programs for specific groups. Fiona has also trained in Undercurrent Therapy and is currently participating in studies in Interpersonal Neurobiology.

Fiona has written articles and a book on Communicating With Teens. She has delivered workshops and papers at local and international conferences including the Australian and New Zealand Adolescent Health Conference.

Fiona is an Education Consultant to Registered Training Organisations.


  • Accredited Cultivating Emotional Balance Teacher
  • Vocational Grad Diploma Language Literacy and Numeracy Leadership
  • Post Graduate Certificate in TESOL
  • Grad Cert. Frontline Management Vocational Education & Training Sector
  • Masters of Arts
  • Bachelor of Education
  • Diploma of Education
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment
  • Certificate Online Learning
  • Certificate in Undercurrent Therapy
  • Certified Practitioner of Neurostrategy
  • Certified Practitioner of NLP
  • Certified Practitioner of Timeline Therapy
  • Certified Practitioner of Hypnotherapy
  • Certified Facilitator Resourceful Adolescent Program
  • Accredited Trainer Learning Language and Loving It™
  • Accredited Trainer Teacher Talk™
  • Accredited Trainer ABC and Beyond™
  • Accredited Trainer Learning to Learn
  • Accredited Trainer Keep Them Safe