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Valerie Livesay

Leading in times of crisis with Valerie Livesay

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    Aephoria Partners

    06 May 2020

leading in times of crisisLeading In Times Of Crisis

Leadership Fallback is when a leader “falls back” to an earlier level of development where they cannot access the skills available at their usual level of maturity. Valerie found five overarching causes of fallback including; ordinary triggers, physiological brain responses, contextual gravitational pulls, challenges to identity, and unresolved trauma. The current pandemic may be a trigger for some people.

For more information on Valerie and her work on leadership fallback, you can read her papers here: and leadership fallback.