PCL is a firm of leading business psychologists specialising in effective HR assessment solutions.

Contact us to find out how we can help with your assessment and consulting needs. 

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Profile:Match2™ is a powerful predictive tool that links personality to on-the-job performance. Assessments are tailored to the requirements of a specific job and incorporate analysis of the behaviours and competencies that are critical to success in that role.

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Risk Type Compass

The Risk Type Compass is a personality assessment that focuses on differences in the way individuals perceive, manage and make decisions about risk. Based on extensive global psychological research, it places individuals into one of eight distinctive Risk Types, providing insights that have important implications for individuals, teams and the organisation.

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Elite Hogan Training

PCL is the UK’s most experienced Hogan trainer and was the first to launch the assessment suite here almost 20 years ago. As a Hogan Authorised Distributor, we have worked closely with the founders and trained hundreds of companies in the UK and globally. Contact us to discuss how we can help with your Hogan training or assessment needs. 

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Welcome to Psychological Consultancy Ltd.

PCL is a firm of leading business psychologists specialising in effective HR assessment solutions. We work with clients globally to enhance their employee recruitment, development and engagement decisions, as well as to harness the power of their leaders. With over 20 years’ experience, we are committed to providing solutions that are underpinned by cutting-edge research. Our reputation is built on delivering world-class innovations that have helped to significantly increase organisational effectiveness.


Our British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited training courses are designed and delivered by highly experienced psychologists. They are regularly revised to keep you updated with new ideas and concepts within the field.

  • Hogan Certification
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • BPS Test User Training
  • Profile:Match2 Courses
  • Risk Type Compass Courses


PCL’s products are supported by robust psychological research to genuinely enhance your HR decisions.


Our consulting services are designed to directly impact your bottom line and deliver a high return on investment.

As well as assessment and development centres, we offer a Leadership Development Programme, coaching and employee engagement services, together with advice on creating a high-performance organisation.

Our expert advice is based on leading-edge psychological research and is tailored to the individual needs of each client.

We’ve had great service from PCL. They are approachable, flexible and professional. They listened to our needs and offered advice and support on the best solution.

Janis Martinez

Leadership Development Partner, The Co-op

I was very impressed with the quality and flexibility of PCL’s approach to delivering Hogan training for us.

Tim Payne

Partner, KPMG

Some of Our Clients

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PCL Client - Virgin
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PCL Client - Hiscox

Industry Insight

What is Your Trading Risk Type and Why Does it Matter?

What is Your Trading Risk Type and Why Does it Matter?

By Geoff Trickey, Managing Director, Psychological Consultancy Ltd (PCL) and Steven Goldstein, Trader Performance Coach, Alpha R Cubed. First published in FX Street In trading, as in everyday life, it is implicitly recognized that people vary considerably in their... read more
Hope for the Narcissistic Leader

Hope for the Narcissistic Leader

With the prevalence today of selfies, social media use and an obsession with celebrity culture, it is little wonder that research suggests narcissistic personality traits have risen faster than obesity rates since 1980. This upward trend has triggered a growing body... read more

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