John Toomey is one of Australia’s leading Workplace Wellbeing Educators. Holding a Degree in Physical Education, John has worked in a number of diverse areas involving Health, Fitness and Sport. Since 1982, he has served in High Performance Roles in seven different AFL Clubs. He has also worked with a variety of other Professional Sports Clubs in Leadership and Culture Development including Cricket and A League.
He has been working in and leading the way in the Workplace Wellbeing Education sector since 1980. John has presented over 2500 seminars in the corporate arena in Australia, New Zealand, the US and South East Asia. He has published over 500 articles, including publications like Wellbeing Magazine, The Melbourne Age, The Melbourne Herald Sun, and he is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post. He has travelled to the Us over 100 times.
He has also worked extensively as a Health and Wellness Commentator in Australian radio on stations like 774 ABC Melbourne, 3AW and 2GB. From an Academic standpoint, John has lectured in Physical Education at Victoria University and taught Wellness in Monash University’s school of medicine. He was a member of the Course Program Advisory Board at RMIT University’s School of Health Sciences.
He was asked to address a fatigue and culture problem for a QLD mining services company. Researching official guidelines on Fatigue on prominent industry, regulatory and safety sites, he was stunned by what wasn’t being said. It seemed that fatigue was being blamed on poor or inadequate sleep.
Taking his wealth of knowledge from years of conditioning athletes and in the corporate arena, he created his now World Renowned Fatigue Prevention Program.
In addition to that he has created a powerful Resilience and Mental Wellbeing Program and his most recent creation, The Care Factor.
John is one of a small number of Australian’s who is invited to attend the Global Wellness Summit each year. At the 2018 Summit he as invited to go to New York where the recently transformed Weight Watchers Company, now Wellness Works, wants him to help them out in creating Wellness Programs for US Police and Fire departments.
John has released “Wide Awake” a powerful Fatigue Prevention and Wellness Education App.