W. Stanley Beecham, Psy.D.
Dr. Beecham is a director and founding member of the Leadership
Resource Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Since 1998, he has consulted
with organizations to help them maximize business performance and realize
the full potential of their human resources. Senior Executives utilize
expertise to guide them through the process of selecting and developing
high performance teams. In addition to his coaching and consulting
engagements at the Leadership Resource Center, he is a professional
speaker and writer committed to advancing the science of leadership
Prior to his work in organizational psychology, Dr. Beecham
founded the Sport Psychology Program for the University of Georgia
Athletic Association. During
his four-year tenure as a sport psychologist, his contributions to
elite teams and athletes helped to capture numerous conference
and national championship titles. In 1996, Dr. Beecham was
selected to work with members of the Olympic gold medal winning
Women’s Gymnastic Team.
Dr. Beecham is a fourth generation Georgian who earned a
degree in psychology from the University of Georgia in 1983. Following
his experience at UGA, he earned a master’s degree from Augusta College
while conducting research at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital. In
1994, he completed his doctoral internship at the University of Virginia
Counseling Center and graduated with his doctorate degree in clinical
psychology from the Georgia School of Professional Psychology.