Dr Corina Grace
Qualifications and Affiliations
BA (Psych), MA (Org. Psych), PhD (Psych), MSc (Group Analytic Psychotherapy), CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel Development), MPSI (Psychological Society of Ireland), MAC (Member Association for Coaching), and IGAS (Irish Group Analytic Society).
Experience in one to one coaching
Corina brings over 25 years’ experience as a senior OD consultant, Psychologist, Lecturer and Group Analyst with senior leadership experience. She has a proven track record in one-to-one coaching as well as designing and implementing major restructuring and organisational change projects, and she has advised and consulted with senior managers on role redesign, performance management and the recruitment, retention and development of high potentials. Her client list includes An Post, Accenture (Dublin & Prague), AIB, Beaumont, British Nuclear Fuels (BNFL), Britvic PLC, DAA, European Patent Commission (Munich), ESB, EY, Invest NI, Glanbia, Johnson & Johnson, Mylan Pharmaceuticals, NTMA, Office of Fair Trading (UK), Telefonica (Europe), Three Mobile.
Corina has published a book entitled ‘Take Charge of Your Career and Find a Job You Really Love!’ She has been invited to speak at a number of conferences on such topics as Leadership & Talent Development, Emotional & Spiritual Intelligence and Change Management. She has also contributed to newspaper and journal articles on these topics and has been a guest psychologist on radio.
Corina is Director of Grace Consulting and a Practice Director with Waverley Learning (UK), where she co-facilitates their highly successful Executive Leadership & Culture Change programmes. She is part of the MSc in Guidance Counselling faculty in DCU, which attracts teachers from both primary and secondary schools. She also lectures in UCD business school, coordinates their Personal Development and Planning Modules and runs reflective practice groups in Dublin City University. Corina is a clinical practitioner registered with IGAS. She also facilitates monthly reflective practice groups for professional development.
In 2016, Corina won the prestigious G.A.S.I. International Student Essay Competition with her paper entitled "Endings and Loss in Mergers and Acquisitions: An Exploration of Group Analytic Theory". She was the first Irish person to win this award.