Joel Young

A gifted communicator, Joel has built a successful career as a facilitator and counsellor. People enjoy his positive attitude and appreciate the way he delivers practical insights with clarity, warmth and integrity. As one of our associates, he is adept at delivering complex and sensitive material in an engaging way.

Joel’s experience is broad and includes the world of business, self-employment, counselling/psychology, IT,  as well as learning and personal development. He has owned his own security franchise, where he grew turnover, and trained and managed sales and technical staff. He has completed several engineering papers and completed a degree in counselling. All this, as well as delivering over 200 speaking engagements and spending over 2,500 hours facilitating groups and workshops.

It all comes back to Joel’s interest in people and what drives them. As he says, “I love to learn and have a natural curiosity about people—how they function and why.”

Joel’s life experience is an asset he brings to the work he does at The Learning Wave. You will find him an approachable, insightful and genuine person to deal with.