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Dr Karen Whittingham, PhD, M.Management
Organisational Psychologist, Executive Coach, Speaker, MC
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Hello, I am Dr Karen Whittingham, Organisational Psychologist, Executive Coach and Speaker.
Hi, Im Dr Karen Whittingham. I spend my time helping Executives and Managers get the life they want, build the people around them and the get the projects that will help them live fulfilled lives.
Location: Sydney, Australia
I'm Good At...
I have coached over 500 executives across all major Australian industries and job specialisations. In fact I also teach student psychologists how to coach executives and managers
I have assessed over 200 managers for development. I am accredited in many cognitive and personality assessments (such as Hogans). I am an accredited GENOS EI practitioner
I have spoken at over 20 leadership conferences on unconscious bias, resilience and productivity. I have also spoken at MONA and the MCA during Vivid on the topic of Perception
I work with teams to build great business plans, new products and harness their creativity. HR practitioners call me in to work with underperforming teams to reset their values
MY skill Areas
Personality and Assessment
Positive Strengths Psychology
Research and Analysis
Decisions, Bias and Creativity
Figures and Finance
Technology and Disruption
Sales and Marketing
Strategy and Systems
Innovation and Start-ups
2006 - 2010
School pf Psychology, University of Sydney / Sydney
I obtained my PhD from the University of Sydney, where I studied the Neuroscience of perception and cognition in Professor Colin Clifford's Color Form and Motion lab. In 2001 I undertook a postdoc with Dr Damian Birney at the Accelerate Learning Lab in AGSM, UNSW, coaching executives and researching leadership, management, innovation and creativity.
Masters in Management
Macquarie Graduate School of Management / Macquarie University/ Sydney
A shorter degree within the MBA program at Macquarie University. I placed 1st in 2 subjects here with a 97 in Law.
University of New England / Armidale
Macquarie University/ Sydney
My undergrad studies were in the school of Psychology at Macquarie University and my first masters in the School of Psychology at the University of New England.
Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS)
Member APS College of Organisational Psychologists (COP)
let's get in touch
I can usually respond within 24 hours. Often I am in a full training day with a client so please feel free to text me for an immediate response.
0412 342 098