Lauren is a Consultant who has recently completed a Masters degree, specialising in organisational psychology, she is an accredited psychologist and an organisational Psychology registrar. Lauren is passionate about developing people to reach their full potential in organisations. With a background in psychological science she applies evidence-based approaches to optimise individual, team and organisational performance. Lauren harnesses her bright, bubbly and energetic passion to partner with client’s to support the recognition of their strengths and work together in partnership to identify opportunities for growth and potential.
Background and experience:
Lauren holds a broad range of experience in business management, human resources and organisational development in the retail sector owning her own business, The Little Things in Life. Her business experience combined with her academic training has provided Lauren with strong abilities to analyse, interpret, and communicate best practice research and translate latest evidence based approaches into practical advice and strategies for clients. Lauren approaches her work with precision, passion and pride which drives her to search for continual improvement in organisations. She is interested in the people development space and has experience in psychological assessment, debriefs, coaching, design, delivery and outcome evaluation for a range of programs spanning from mental health support, to graduate work-readiness and senior leadership development programs. Lauren’s Master’s thesis explored the role of organisational identity in workplace performance and how to enhance organisational selection and development practices.
Lauren is passionate about family, friends and food. She enjoys catching up for brunch or dinner to try new foods and have fun with friends. Lauren loves getting outside to walk her dog, ride her bike or play sports. During summer Lauren enjoys stand-up paddle boarding and in winter you will often find her in the Victorian mountains pursuing her love for snowboarding and the great outdoors. Previously competing on the professional international circuit as a Snowboard Athlete she loves the adrenaline rush of exploring the slopes and hitting the terrain park. By focusing on health, the great outdoors and pursuing her passions, Lauren is able to bring her best self to her practice of Psychology. She derives a strong sense of purpose from the work she does assisting individuals, teams and organisations.