Dr. Jane Austin

Background 

Jane is a registered psychologist with over 17 years’ experience working with individuals and groups. Her previous work in the fields of  both clinical neuropsychology and organisational psychology assists Jane to provide a broad range of services in her consulting role.

Jane has worked both nationally and internationally with medium to large multinational organisations largely in the mining and energy/utilities industries. A strong ability to initiate and grow one on one and group relationships, to quickly grasp the client needs, develop and offer possible solutions has been instrumental in her success.

Programs and areas of specialty include leadership development, coaching, team development, culture change, psychological assessment for development and recruiting, contractor engagement and alignment and the enhancement of individual and organisational approaches to health and safety.

Jane is skilled in presenting information clearly and succinctly to all levels of staff from operators to executive; she brings both practical and research expertise to her work.

Jane completed her PhD in 2004; her research investigated the impact of stress, trauma and coping on neurocognitive functioning in individuals working within a large organisation.

Some clients Jane has worked with 2010-2012

• Unity Water
• Ecogen
• Arrow Energy
• McDermott
• Decmil
• Farstad
• ExxonMobil
• Saxon Drilling

Qualifications

• PhD Clinical Neuropsychology, University of QLD
• Bachelor of Social Science Hons (1st Class) Psychology, QLD University of Technology
• Bachelor of Social Science, QLD University of Technology

Current Areas of Study


• Jane is working towards further management and training qualifications.