Psychological Safety is
Built Through The 4 Stages

Teams progress through four successive stages of psychological safety as they satisfy basic human needs. These are fundamental human needs that exist across demographics, psychographics, nations, and cultures.

The 4 Stages Solutions


The 4 Stages

Online Course

Learn About Psychological Safety. 
Become A Better Human.
Psychological Safety is at the heart of human connection. When you remove fear and social friction in your life, you will gain rewarding relationships and unlock the power of innovation and growth.

The 4 Stages

Team Transformation

Measure & Improve Psychological Safety
With The 4 Stages Team Survey.
Leaders who create high levels of psychological safety for their teams will attract and retain the top talent, improve the customer experience, and find new innovative solutions.

The 4 Stages

Enterprise Transformation

Bring Psychological Safety to Your Organization. Where you have psychological safety you have high performing & inclusive cultures. We've built the training, technology, and tools to bring measurable results--for individual contributors to the executive team. 

The 4 Stages Certification

Become a 4 Stages of Psychological Safety Certified Trainer & Coach.
The 4 Stages is the roadmap for individuals and organizations to achieve and maintain high levels of psychological safety. All certified trainers and consultants receive access to LeaderFactor technology, facilitator materials, and the certified trainer community.


The 4 Stages Keynote

Empower your organization with a deeper understanding of psychological safety. Align your team around a common language and set of principles that turn theory into concrete behaviors. This is a 90-minute live-virtual session led by Dr. Timothy R. Clark Ph.D. Recorded and made available inside the 4S for 1 year