Update from Edinburgh

MAF Conference 2015

As mentioned in a previous post, I was invited to speak at the Moira Anderson Foundation ‘Not On Our Watch’ Conference. This took place in Edinburgh last week and I feel so chufffed to have been there, not only to talk, but also to


So much ‘Stuff’!

I’m certainly feeling a bit confused at the moment and think this is because there is so much ‘stuff’ going on and I’m finding it difficult to decide where to start. This could also be to do with the fact it’s all fairly good ‘stuff’


An Invitation?

Moira Anderson Foundation

I’ve received an invitation to speak at the Moira Anderson Foundation ‘Not on our Watch’ Partnership Conference on the 26th October 2015. Sandra Brown is the founder of the Foundation and was awarded an OBE in 2006 for her contribution to child protection. Sandra


Feeling Sound :)

I’m in Ireland at the moment leading a further 2 day PB Foundation Course – this time I ‘plerked’ with another group of amazing people and the training had a focus on how to empower our youngest children. Last time I was here, (October 2014),


Early Warning Signs!

Hi there, A quick post as feeling a tad down as a result of the outcome of this week’s opportunity for people to use their voice in line with ‘We can talk with someone about anything, even if it feels awful or small’ and make


PBs ‘Frozen?’

For those of you who have attended Protective Behaviours training with me, you’ll hopefully be aware of how I love to find PBs in everyday experiences including popular songs, advertising, merchandise, film and even food and drink. For me, if the PB process were an


1st Purely Protective Behaviours Seminar!

Protective Behaviours Training Partenrship

I’m feeling really excited about the prospect of working with my PB Buddy, Judith Staff to present, as far as I’m aware, the 1st ‘purely’ PBs Seminar. This follows on from our invitation to present the keynote speech and workshops to