Sue is a psychologist with 25 years of experience in helping to bring positive change in the lives of those she works with. Sue works with people facing a variety of issues, seeking to meet the challenges of their personal and professional lives.
Dr. Sue Jackson was one of the first academic researchers to investigate the state of flow in high performance settings. Flow is that feeling of losing yourself in a task where you do your best work. Sue has dedicated her career to helping others to find this flow, and to help enable them to perform at their best.
Developing performance psychology skills in your team can improve productivity, organisation, and performance. Sue is experienced in trainings designed to help participants apply optimal mental states in their work.
Sue speaks passionately on positive psychology, flow state, mindfulness, and values-driven perspectives. Sue currently runs meditation mini-retreats aimed at completely relaxing, a mindfulness practice group, and tailor-made training programs for organisations and individuals interested in developing mindfulness, awareness, and flow.
Dr Sue Jackson
Brisbane Psychologist | Expert in Flow & Performance
Dr. Sue Jackson is a Brisbane Psychologist recognized internationally as an expert in flow state research in performance, co-authoring the foundational book, Flow in Sports: The Keys to Optimal Experiences and Performances’ with flow founder, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi. Dr. Sue Jackson completed her PhD on flow research at the University of North-Carolina-Greensboro. She is now recognised as an industry expert in flow research and performance psychology. Sue consults for various flow centred organisations and works with individual clients looking to unlock their best performance.
Sue has a strong and diverse background of training, and a real interest in making a positive difference to real-world challenges. Sue guides clients to uncover what they want to achieve, and develop strategies to make it happen.
Monthly Meditation Mini-Retreats
Held in a beautiful Brookfield based studio with panoramic nature views, these mini-retreats run on themes to teach attendees to completely unwind. Experience deep relaxation to nourish both body and mind.
Mindfulness Practice Group
Held in Sue’s studio in Brookfield, these monthly classes give you an opportunity to develop and deepen your own personal practice and experience the benefits of mindfulness first hand.
From the Blog
Recently, I had the enjoyable experience of speaking with CNN reporter, Alexandra Pattillo, about flow. The resulting story can be found here: The Flow of Peak Performance. I like the way the story highlights both the amazing accomplishments of athletes...
There is research support for the benefits of mindfulness for performance, stress, and wellbeing. This group is a great way to learn about mindfulness and experience the research-backed benefits first hand; or if you already have an established practice, to take part...
With welcoming in another year, you may have found yourself setting some new year’s resolutions and perhaps these involved exercising more? To get off to a great start to exercising in a way that will help you to sustain it in the long term, try unplugging from...
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