Lauren is a Consultant Psychologist at Resilia, a Registered Psychologist and Member of the Australian Psychological Society. Lauren’s career to date has primarily been within the workplace occupational rehabilitation industry, working as a Rehabilitation Consultant / Psychologist. Lauren has considerable applied experience both in public and private sector organisations in a range of areas. She has worked in Human Resources and Workplace Health and Safety in large government departments and was responsible for organisation-wide occupational rehabilitation and wellbeing programs as well as strategic WHS planning for the department. She has engaged in research activities in public and private sector developing and implementing organisational surveys on workplace health and safety and learning and development issues as well as carrying out data analysis and report writing.
Lauren has extensive experience in workplace rehabilitation for the public and private sector. She has conducted countless initial needs assessments and engaged in ongoing case management. She has provided support to workers in an early intervention capacity and to assist workers to return to the workplace in a sustainable way.
Lauren has wide experience in a variety of recruitment and selection areas including graduate recruitment and selection, shortlisting and interviewing candidates, design and implementation of assessment centres from graduate to executive level, and psychological assessment of candidates. She has also provided services to organisations in reviewing their recruitment and selection processes to maximise efficiency and candidate attraction.
Lauren has developed and delivered training in a variety of areas including team development, building and maintaining resilience in the workplace, mental health issues in the workplace, performance management and recruitment and selection.
Lauren has published work on the effect of workplace support on work-related emotional exhaustion and its impact on families. She was Secretary of the Canberra College of Organisational Psychologists.
Lauren completed undergraduate studies including Bachelor of Psychology with First Class Honours through Griffith University and a Master of Organisational Psychology from University of Queensland. Lauren has been registered as a Psychologist since 2010. She is also qualified in the administration, analysis and interpretation of various psychometric tools.