Psychologist Yorkshire - Ruth Simms-Ellis MSc. BSc. MBPsS Psychologist

psychologist yorkshire Ruth Simms-Ellis

Ruth is a Yorkshire-based psychologist, specialising in the psychology of work. She provides practical business solutions to boost employee performance, wellbeing and commitment at work. Her services include:

  • Employee wellbeing (including support with mental health issues)
  • Coaching
  • Leadership and Management Development
  • Training analysis, design, delivery and evaluation
  • Engaging and motivating employees
  • Organisational research (e.g. to understand why a process is failing)

Ruth’s special interest is reducing occupational stress and helping organisations create challenging, supportive working environments. Research consistently shows that such organisations outperform their competitors. They inspire loyalty and commitment, which motivates employees to “go the extra mile” and they attract and retain talented people.

Ruth draws on a diverse industry background and extensive psychological training. She began her career as a Development & Training Consultant in the financial services industry, where she was involved in leadership development, enhancing team performance, customer engagement skills and organisational change initiatives. She later underwent specialist training in psychological disorders and mental health. Ruth has an MSc in Occupational Psychology, and is a member of both the British Psychological Society and the Association of Business Psychologists.

Ruth has provided practical solutions for schools, colleges, universities, retail and financial services organisations, law practices, IT specialists and the military. She has also collaborated with a number of non-profit organisations. These include:

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  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation
  • Walker Morris
  • Lupton Fawcett LLP
  • Answer Consulting
  • Wakefield Schools
  • Yorkshire Forward
  • Mind
  • Victim Support

Within the website you’ll find more information about Ruth’s services, how she can help and her contact details.