Useful Conversations

Communication that counts

Consultancy and Solution Focused Training Services

Customer List

Greg has provided workshops and presentations in the solution focused approach at the following Universities:

  • Beijing Normal
  • Bradford
  • Leeds
  • Leeds Metropolitan
  • London Metropolitan
  • Hong Kong Shue Yan
  • Huddersfield
  • Robert Gordon University (Aberdeen)
  • Sheffield University - Counselling Service
  • York

Greg has trained staff, managers and students in the solution focused approach from various agencies including:


  • ATL (Bradford) – design and delivery of an interactive workshop for delegates on a Business Link Yorkshire event that was aimed at motivating women entrepreneurs.
  • BizFizz Coaches (Bradford)
  • Bradford Chamber of Commerce
  • KickStart Coaches (Bradford)

Common Assessment Framework (CAF)

  • Bradford
  • Leeds
  • Newcastle


  • Marriage Care (London)


  • Leeds Counselling Service

Children and Families

  • Barnsley SSD – Children and Family Workers
  • Bradford SSD – Assessments Team, Adoption and Fostering Team and Foster Carers
  • Candlelighters (Leeds)
  • Hartlepool Borough Council - All Children Team's workers and managers
  • Leeds SSD – Child Protection Social Workers; Inter-agency Support Group, Children’s Centre workers
  • Sure Start BHT (Bradford)
  • Team Fostering – a ‘not for profit’ company
  • Wakefield SSD – Child Protection and Assessment Social Workers

Domestic Violence

  • DVS (Keighley)
  • Kirklees SSD

Kirklees Safer Communities Partnership

Family Group Meetings

  • Candlelighters (Leeds)

Family Support

  • Bradford Family Service Unit
  • Candlelighters (Leeds)
  • Family Intervention Project (N. Yorks)
  • FEED’ (Family Early Education & Development, (Rotherham)
  • HIMMAT (Voluntary Organisation for Asian Families, (Bradford)
  • Leeds Family Service Unit
  • Owlet Family Centre (Bradford)
  • Sheffield Family Service Unit
  • St Edmunds Children’s Centre (Bradford)
  • Wakefield Children’s Centres


  • Connect Housing (West Yorkshire)
  • CHIVA – Children in Vulnerable Accommodation. Carr Gomm (Leeds),
  • MASTS – Multi Agency Supported Tenancy Scheme (Bradford)

Mental Health

  • Leeds CMHT – Carers Group
  • Leeds CMHT – Acute Adult in Patient Wards (see Projects)
  • Leeds PFT – Acute Community Services
  • Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service
  • Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust
  • MAST (Multi-Agency Support Team, Derby)
  • Touchstone (Leeds)

Residential Child Care

  • Acorn Care (Darlington)
  • Pathfinders (Bury)

Speech and Language Therapists

  • Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust (Rochdale)


  • Barnardos - Managers
  • Barnsley SSD - Managers

Substance Misuse

  • Addaction (Derby, Croydon)
  • Calderdale-Outlook (Halifax)
  • Eastern Health Board (N. Ireland)
  • Multiple Choice (Leeds)
  • SAAS (Sheffield)

Team Development

  • Bolling School
  • Touchstone
  • Wetherby YOI


  • Women Centre (Halifax)

Young People

  • Step 2 (Bradford) Young People's Health Project

Youth Offending

  • Leeds YOS (Managers)
  • Leeds YOT
  • On Track (Home Office Organisation incorporated in Bradford Children’s Fund)
  • Wetherby YOI