Bill Critchley MBA MSc
I started my career in sales and marketing, but quickly found that this was not where my heart lay. At the same time, having difficulties in my first marriage, I was undertaking group psychotherapy at the Institute of Group Analysis. Then, while doing my MBA I discovered organisational psychology which resonated with my experience in group therapy.
I found my way into what is known as 'OD', namely applied organisational psychology, and to develop my skills, I trained at Metanoia Institute in Gestalt and Transactional Analysis, and after 10 years qualified as a Psychotherapist. Later I joined Ashridge Business School and was part of creating a consulting practice based on Gestalt principles and informed from ideas from the study of 'complexity'.
While at Ashridge I founded an MSc in organisation consulting and a programme for developing coaches, as well as leading major consulting projects. Throughout this time I practised as a psychotherapist.
- Visiting Professor at Middlesex University
- MBA from Cranfield School of Management
- MSc in Gestalt Psychotherapy from Middlesex University
- Member of EMCC
- Member of UKCP
- Fellow of RSA
- Associate Fellow of Complexity and Management Centre, University of Hertfordshire
- Ashridge Accredited coach