Founder of Optimise Potential and the RISE UP model, Dr Philip Armstrong is an internationally sought-after speaker and presenter. He is internationally recognised for his work in Mental Health and his expertise in supervision. Philip has published three text books and has keynoted and presented at conferences in Australia, China, Singapore, Hong Kong, Canada, USA, the Philippines, India and Italy. Philip has been featured on TV and radio, as well as in digital and print media across the globe, including Vogue, Cleo, The Financial Times and The Age.
He is best known in Australia for his advocacy in counselling and the continued development of supervision within the health and corporate sectors. He is passionate and non- compromising in his advocacy for access to mental health services for veterans and first responders. Philip is the founder and editor of Australia’s only peer-reviewed paperback counselling journal, “Counselling Australia”, which has been in print since 2001.