OUR PEOPLE

ArthurArthur Papagiannis – Founder and Managing Director

Arthur Papagiannis is the founder and Managing Director of AP Psychology & Consulting Services. Arthur has a strong management and psychological background, having worked with executive and senior management on high level policy, strategy and service delivery across both private and public sector industries. Arthur has extensive experience in management of staff, executive leadership development, organisational program development, training and broader business strategy solutions.

Arthur’s career in field spans over 12 years and has been the State Manager Clinical Services for Justice Victoria and successfully took on a General Manager role of operations. With a strong understanding of both clinical and high level operational requirements he has successfully implemented best practice programs without compromising organisational operational requirements. He has been a State Manager of Psychological Services for a global leading Employee Assistance Program firm and progressed to Director of National Contact Services, designing and implementing leading edge clinical and professional service programs aimed at improving organisational performance and wellbeing.

As Managing Director of AP Psychology & Consulting Services, Arthur is committed to becoming the market leader in his sector, by developing wellbeing workplace solutions that are leading edge, evidence based, innovative and underpinned by best practice principles.

 

IMG_4054Shehan Peiris – Principal Consultant

Shehan Peiris is a registered psychologist with extensive knowledge of the Organisational Psychology domain including the development of large-scale psychological interventions in the workplace. Shehan has experience in implementing change management initiatives that involve engaging all staff at varying levels in the organisation. In addition to this, Shehan has worked in the Job Services and Occupational Rehabilitation sector, as a Business Manager and Consultant, providing him with an unequivocal understanding of the psychological constructs behind case management principals in this sector.

Shehan has the unique ability utilise the science of organisational psychology with the practical experience of a variety of work environments to deliver evidence based solutions and high level strategy within complex organisational environments.

 

 

Dr Alicia Papas – Senior Consultant

Alicia is a clinical psychologist and subject matter expert in psychology and workplace mental health and wellbeing, having led projects and undertaken academic research in this field. In particular, Alicia has a strong knowledge of the Police and Emergency Services sector. Alicia has attended conferences to present research findings and authored many publications.

Alicia is focused on using evidence-based practice to promote and/or improve the mental health and wellbeing of individuals, as well as maximising organisational effectiveness.

Alicia works with all levels of employees, from ground staff to executive level, in the delivery of range of products and services.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alison Battley – Senior Consultant

Alison is a registered psychologist with extensive experience in the occupational rehabilitation sector, where she has facilitated the return to work of employees with complex mental health conditions as well as other physical injuries and chronic illnesses.

Through her experience managing both compensable and non-compensable injuries, Alison has developed an in-depth understanding of the common precipitating factors for mental health conditions in the workplace. She has a keen interest in strategies which employers can implement at a management and organisational level to minimise the occurrence of mental health conditions as well as creating a supportive work environment where employees are likely to flourish.

Alison is also passionate about early intervention and assisting supervisors and managers to hold effective wellbeing discussions with employees. Alison has delivered a range of training programs to leaders at various organisational levels in this area.

 

 

 

Dr Angela Montgomery – Consultant

Dr Angela Montgomery is a psychologist specialising in employee health, wellbeing, and rehabilitation. Angela is a registered psychologist with extensive experience in addressing factors impacting on employee physical and mental health, including managing chronic pain, and barriers in return to work.

Additional areas of expertise include the facilitation of education and training programs, group-based therapy, and the development of workshop and training resources.

Angela has been integral in the development and evaluation of health promotion initiatives and projects for both broad and targeted populations including being the content expert for e-delivered corporate employee health interventions

 

 

 

 

stephen_imgStephen Kalpakian – Operations Manager

Stephen is an administration professional with 12 years experience in business office administration. Stephen has worked in the government and private sector with a proven track record of implementing and managing process improvement strategies, day to day office operations, recommendations and solutions in order to streamline processes for internal and external clients.

Stephen has extensive experience in business administration management, gained through his considerable work with the Department of Justice and working with a global EAP provider. He has considerable knowledge in managing the day-to-day office operations and supervising administration teams in order to achieve set goals.

Stephen is also a qualified OHS representative and plays an integral part in implementing OH&S procedures in an operational environment.

 

 

 

 

Aidyn Bradford – Administration Assistant

Aidyn is an administration assistant and training coordinator. Aidyn has over five year’s experience in customer service, where she has worked closely with internal and external stakeholders in a number of different roles and industries. She has considerable knowledge in assisting with the day-to-day operations of the business.

Aidyn has recently completed her Fourth Year Thesis in Psychology. Aidyn is particularly interested in the intersection between wellbeing and organisational psychology, and aspires to work as an Organisational Psychologist within this domain.

Aidyn takes pride within the workplace, encouraging team effort and achieving operational and client outcomes.

 

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