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Pat Armitstead – Championing the human spirit Inspiring HOPE Liberating COMPASSION Evoking JOY

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Pat Armitstead is at the forefront of Transforming Workplace Wellbeing, presenting over 1000 keynotes internationally and facilitating Workplace Wellbeing Programs in business and health sectors.

​She works with leaders, event managers, organisations, teams and individuals to develop conscious, courageous and creative leaders.

‘In the spirit of reconciliation Pat Armitstead acknowledges the Turrbal people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we gather in Brisbane and pay my respects to their Elders past and present. I extend that respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples here today. I also extend that respect to the Bundjalung tribe in Northern NSW whom I have held a long association with, documenting their art and history”

​Referred to as “Australasias answer to Patch Adams “ Pat is the epitomy of good humour, unwavering positivity and creativity. She has a rare capacity to meld her creativity and compassion to champion the human spirit leading people to find joy where it appeared there was none. Mike Hutcheson Ex MD of Saatchi and Saatchi Auckland said of her
” Pat is one of the most emotionally intelligent people I know”

You could be using Pats expertise live or online in the following way:-
To lighten up meetings or acknowledge staff performance
Conference keynote/presentation
Facilitation Workplace Wellbeing programs
Facilitation Mental Health in the Workplace program
Join her Creative Empowerment program
Individual or team coaching

Pats programs foster connection, consciousleadership , emotional intelligence, conversational intelligence, creativity, grief, empathy, and humour in the workplace. ​As a conscious leader, Pat says the coming years will be about rehumanising the workplace”

Pat led her unique Stress, Humour and Health program at Auckland University for over a decade and conducted a boutique grieving program for the same period. Her Mental Health in the Workplace program has been hailed as a game changer, with the most recent clients being 450 leaders from Programmed, a company with 26,000 staff.

Robyn Stent, former Health and Disability Commissioner, New Zealand said “Pat is one of the most positive, energetic people I have ever met. ​She adds enormous value to the quality of environments. It’s high time we focussed on proactive prevention of health problems and stress. “

Her unique personal perspectives, traumatic past, repeated losses and eventual mastery as a Multi Award Winning Speaker, TV and Radio Host and Exhibiting Artist are a rare combination of talents. A master storyteller she combines Positive Psychology principles, Emotional Intelligence, and Neuroscience with real human experiences to bring understanding and meaning to life events.

Pat has transformed 1000’s of lives through her events, and her multi award winning radio program which was honoured with a Civic Mayoral Reception for its contribution to the countries wellbeing. She prides herself on being able to create high trust environments very quickly and to create the space for safe, vulnerable sharing.,

Pat says “You cant lift your bottom line if people are down” and with emotional and conversational intelligence we can influence and reduce the current incidence of stress related illness, anxiety, depression and suicide ideation .

Contact Pat to book a complimentary 30 minute session and experience the scope of what she brings to the table

Pats clients include :