Steffi Bednarek

Psychologist, Climate Psychology Alliance and Weave

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Steffi Bednarek is a Climate Psychologist, Associate of the Climate Psychology Alliance and Weave Global, an international leadership network committed to nurturing systemic wisdom

Steffi is an internationally recognised thought leader and consultant on climate psychology, systems thinking, and trauma informed organisational change. She has 20 years of clinical experience in supporting context sensitive change, has worked as a consultant to government, the corporate sector, global financial institutions and large international NGOs. Her work on eco-anxiety, climate trauma and systemic change has been featured in the Huffington Post, the BBC, Ed Miliband’s “Reasons to be cheerful’ Podcast, Resurgence Magazine & the Ecologist, and numerous international publications. She is an associate of the Climate Psychology Alliance, co-founder of the ‘Explorations into climate Psychology’ journal, and an associate of Weave Global, an international leadership network committed to nurturing systemic wisdom. Her book on Climate Psychology and the death of the familiar will be published in spring 2023.

Steffi also hosts ‘warm data labs’, an incubation space that addresses ‘wicked problems’ by widening the frame of reference from left hemisphere perception to the inter-connected complexity of living ecological systems. The take-away is not a 5 point plan to change the world, but a widened lens, as with a widened perspective anything can change.

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