Samantha Young

Keynote Speaker

Samantha brings a unique combination of senior management and commercial experience, psychological intervention skills and Masters-level formal education in both business and psychology to her clinical, training, coaching and consulting work.

She has designed and delivered training for over twenty years and is a sought-after facilitator and speaker, working with hundreds of employees and managers and dozens of organisations every year.

She holds Bachelor and Postgraduate qualifications in business and psychology, including a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and an MBA from Melbourne University completed at the Darden Business School, University of Virginia. Samantha has completed the AICD Company Director’s Course.

Samantha is passionate about helping people to think, feel and perform better to realise their potential.

She is Managing Director of Human Psychology, one of Adelaide’s largest psychological services providers, with a team of 25 people operating for over 14 years.

Based in Adelaide


Wellbeing specialist

Human Psychology’s mission is to help organisations and

Their people embrace 21stcentury change by enhancing their self-awareness, building stronger and more cohesive relationships, increasing engagement, developing resilience and most importantly, caring for themselves and others.


Employee Assistance Program /wellbeing psychological services provider for Department for Education and numerous South Australian private schools.

Delivered Leadership and frontline staff Wellbeing seminars and workshops to the Education sector including Kilvington  grammar (Vic), Scotch College, Immanuel College, SACE Board, Education Standards Board, CBC,SASSLA,SAPPA and DfE Partnership Groups, early career teachers and schools.