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  • Kevin Humphreys DSC, a transformative keynote speaker, author, and helicopter pilot, delivers compelling messages on leadership, mental illness, and resilience, inspiring individuals to embrace the power of NOBLE Self-Leadership.
  • With a remarkable career as a decorated military veteran and skilled pilot, Kevin defies stereotypes and empowers audiences to redefine self-leadership.
  • From excelling as the top graduate in his pilot's course to serving in the Army for two decades, Kevin's journey, marred by mental health struggles, showcases his resilience and determination to overcome adversity.
  • Recognized internationally for his operational excellence, Kevin's leadership influenced the Dutch Air Force, prompting them to adapt their tactical responses. Today, he channels his experiences to inspire individuals of all backgrounds to engage in NOBLE Self-Leadership, transforming their outlook on leadership and mental health.

Topics for Kevin Humphreys DSC

  • NOBLE self-leadership
    Experience the highs and lows of Kevin’s life as though you were there with him, then share the lessons of his journey. Kevin relays his experience of moving from fear to fearless and how his courageous journey to freedom is one we can take together. It’s recognising yourself as a worthy and noble goal, then taking actions to achieve it, despite the presence of fear.
    Kevin discusses how it wasn’t the warzone that tore him apart – it was the workplace.
    Research shows how a toxic workplace is just as debilitating as exposure to trauma, whilst being in a positive workplace is like receiving a mental health inoculation. Which will you contribute to and how will you know?
    Walk away transformed, with tips and tools for immediate implementation. You’ll be ready to take action in your own life and to inspire the lives of others.
  • Discipline - it's P.U.R.E. desire
    Discipline. There’s plenty of it in the Army where Kevin spent two decades, but what he talks about here is the self-disciple required to succeed in navigating the highs and lows of life. Drawing upon his own professional and personal hard-fought experiences, Kevin
    explores the topic of discipline in plain language.
    Understand why it may not be your fault but it will always be your responsibility. Whether you’re an apprentice, pensioner or prize fighter this presentation applies equally to all.
    Kevin not only motivates listeners for action, he also provides a practical framework to apply immediately.
  • Keeping wings level and getting stuff done
    In flying, if there’s a mishap of some kind, you’re trained to immediately regain wings level flight. ‘Wings Level’ represents the foundation of normal, controlled flight.
    Fly with Kevin as he gives you a brief glimpse into his world when his wings weren’t level and learn what to implement personally and organizationally to build resilience – so you can keep wings level and get stuff done!
    Explore the power of perspective and the debilitating effects of fatigue and burnout along with what to do about them. He delves into the illusion of what we think we can control in our lives and how much better our lives become when we seek to control only four things – get this right and your whole life will transform overnight.
    As always, you’ll not only walk away with tips and tools for immediate implementation but the desire to make it happen for you and for others.

Testimonials for Kevin Humphreys DSC

Excellent firsthand experience regarding mental health and how good leadership drives improvement. Good points on how to look after team.
Very powerful message, stays with you. Should be rolled out further to all the company.
Fantastic presentation from someone who has lived through the battles and demons of mental illness and the tools available to help work through it.
Really good in raising awareness of mental health and removing stigma attached to it.
The second time I have heard Kevin speak and it still had a huge impact for me.
Exceptional – best of the week.
A critical message delivered with honesty and humility. Thank you.
Quite possibly the most compelling and deeply moving presentation / discussion I have been part of in a long time. 
Mental Health Leadership presentation
Leadership Course Series

Kevin, Thank you. You smashed the stereotype of an individual with a mental illness. Having the courage to speak so openly as our keynote speaker and sharing your first-hand experience was compelling, candid and provocative. Everyone left not just informed, but transformed. You helped us understand that we need to be “doing it better” and that there is hope for recovery and the small things that we do on a daily basis can make a difference.
Safety Manager
Airbus Australia Pacific

Highly recommended! Listening to his story, what struck me most was the personal courage he demonstrated time and again. Kevin’s messages are positive and he is living proof that despite PTSD, you can get back to the top of your game.
Senior Manager Defence Liaison
Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation

Kevin was an incredibly engaging speaker with a remarkable story to tell. Kevin’s telling of how he reached the top of his game in the military and then experiencing the depths of PTSD and depression, followed by working his way out from those dark days is motivating and inspirational. Kevin’s messages are powerful and important; his story is one you need to hear.
Corporate Affairs Manager
Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation

Kevin has a gift for sharing insights and spreading empathy and compassion. He is an excellent presenter.
I enjoyed the presenter and how he engaged the audience … great session.
I intend to be more open minded and empathetic about mental illness.
Listen more to my feelings try to be aware of mental health issues.
Audience Members
Queensland Government
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

I’ve never seen a room of 160+ construction workers so silent – you could’ve heard a pin drop.
Site Supervisor
Hutchinson Builders

Kevin gave a heartfelt and illuminating presentation at our conference. Thank you for putting us in touch with Kevin – it was the best thing we did.
Aged care conference organiser