Dr. Silja-Riin Voolma

Founder & Principal Consultant, Consilience OU, Estonia


DR. SILJA-RIIN VOOLMA is a Cambridge-educated health psychologist with over a decade of experience in designing behaviour change interventions and implementing connected health products and services across the startup, private, and government sectors. She has advised ministries of health across Estonia, Scotland, Bermuda, and Malaysia on adopting a human motivation lens in solving healthcare challenges related to chronic disease prevention and management.

Silja has designed behavior change interventions across multiple health experiences, including type II diabetes, cardiovascular disease, addiction disorders, and mental health conditions. Silja’s approach to behaviour change centres on theory and evidence-based techniques supporting intrinsic motivation, autonomy, and individual choice in intersectional contexts of change.