Dr. Paul Atkins

Dr. Paul Atkins

Paul is a board endorsed Organisational Psychologist who works in both academia and industry. He teaches organizational and behavioral psychology at the School of Psychology, Australian Catholic University, as well as coordinating the Master of Clinical Counselling program. He is a registered psychologist with a Ph.D. in Psychology from Cambridge University. He regularly teaches mindfulness-based courses and uses ProSocial in his executive coaching of staff from a wide variety of organizations.
He works with members of the Institute for Positive Psychology and Education (ACU) on a range of projects exploring the impacts of mindfulness and values-based living on upon identity, perspective taking and relationships. He is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science and has just completed a book for Cambridge University Press on the use of mindfulness training in organizations.
He has a particular interest in enhancing cooperation in school, organizational and community groups through the application of ProSocial.