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Tips to build psychological safety in the workplace

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Tips to build psychological safety in the workplace

Listen to our new podcast interview with psychologist, author and speaker Dr Amy Silver

Hosted by Sarah McGuinness, this podcast was recorded as part of our Wellness Champions Network virtual discussions.

Delivered under the My Health Revolution brand (the corporate consulting arm of the Sarah McGuinness brand), the Wellness Champions Network comprises a group of HR, health and safety and senior leaders passionate about wellbeing. We believe that by working together we can build a healthier, happier world where everyone has an opportunity to thrive.

If you’re a wellbeing champion in your workplace and would like to join the group, click here.


Episode 1: Psychological Safety in the Workplace with Dr Amy Silver


In our very first podcast, Australian clinical psychologist, international speaker and author, Dr Amy Silver joins us to talk about psychological safety in the workplace.

Amy’s expertise lies in enabling individuals to feel safe enough to take on growth, raising the collective intelligence of organisations.

Dr Amy Silver

She has spent three decades as a psychologist focused on interpersonal safety, and understanding how fear and habit restrict our achievement and communication. She now works with a wide range of organisations, creating interpersonal and intrapersonal insight on how behaviours impact success. Amy has a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Masters in Forensic Psychiatry, Masters in Performance and a BSc Hons in Psychology.

She worked as a practicing Clinical Psychologist and an Academic Tutor and researcher at Oxford University, UK. After her career in Clinical Psychology, she has worked in corporate for 15 years using psychological knowledge, trust and collaboration to improve growth.

I ask Amy about the keys to building psychological/interpersonal safety at work, and what we can take away to apply in workplaces around New Zealand.  – Sarah McGuinness, Founder of My Health Revolution and host of the Wellness Champions Network.
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Sarah McGuinness