“A lot of psychology focuses on getting people from a depressed state to neutral, but not from neutral to best. I like working with people to investigate how their personality traits impact on their interpersonal relationships, then learning ways to adjust how they act and react, without changing who they are.
“In my work at Umbrella, I’m adding to the systems and resources our clients have to make their lives really great.”
As well as her one-on-one coaching, Allanah is Umbrella’s lead workshop facilitator, working closely with clients to ensure the various workshops meet their needs and fit their world. “The more we understand a business, the better we can tailor our workshops to what’s most relevant to that organisation.”
Drawing on her strong research background, Allanah is also one of Umbrella’s top researchers, ensuring the workshops’ content draws on the latest organisational psychology and mental wellbeing science.