Emily Douglass, MAPS, MOrgPsych

Principal Consultant

Emily is an Organisational Psychology Registrar, meaning she uses psychological research and applies it to people at work. She has had 20 years working in the Australian Defence Force, initially in logistics and then as a psychologist. Drawing on her authentic firsthand experience of what it means to be a resilient, ethical and effective leader, she is able to help you built your employee capital. Additionally, Emily combines her experience with research from a range of disciplines in order to develop bespoke products to benefit your organisation.

Emily has worked across a range of managerial appointments, from leading small teams to acting as a trusted advisor for larger parts of the ADF. Her career has enabled her to develop the skills required to analyse problems, develop practical solutions and ensure appropriate action is taken. Some highlights from her military career have been: Liaison Officer between the ADF and Victorian Police during the 2006 Commonwealth Games; HR management of 120 personnel on operations in Timor Leste; lead logistic planner for a project providing health effects and constructing communal facilities within an Aboriginal Community; and providing psychological support to members deployed on operations in the Middle East. Emily has published her research on running effective meetings and has presented at conferences her research on maritime safety.

To assist in individual and team development Emily is accredited to use the following assessment tools:

  • Saville Wave practitioner
  • Hogans Certified practitioner
  • Emily has developed a range of partnerships to support her to achieve your business outcomes. Your requirements will determine who is brought in to work on a specific project.

    Experts come from fields such as:

  • Data analytics
  • Small to medium business management
  • Organisational Psychologists from different areas of expertise