Dr James Ward - Medical Director, Scottish Ambulance Service
"His authentic, values-based approach is one that I found of immense benefit when steering what can be the stormy waters of NHS management. His help in reframing issues has allowed me to successfully over come some significant hurdles, particularly when creating new teams, often bringing together people from disparate professional backgrounds. I will continue to work with Stephen as my own career develops."
John Hernandez - Director, OMS & Leadership Safety & Operational Risk BP Corp, N.A. USA
"Stephen is one of the most engaging, relaxed, witty and genuine people I have had the pleasure to meet. His personal approach immediately sets a comfortable presence, yet his focused demeanour facilitates productive coaching. What I gained from Stephen is that coaching is about exploring realistic commitments to bring about solutions, goals, and ultimately the change we seek. Definitely the performance coach for me!"
Mark Cullingford - Owner/Founder, Magma Sauces, Lancaster, England.
"Through my coaching with Stephen, I realised my passion for chillies. I then had the idea of producing chilli sauce. I find coaching is great for opening up your mind and sometimes just allowing yourself to think positively and step by step planning your route to your goal. I now run a successful company making and selling a range of chilli sauces."
Dr Sally Vanson - Director, The Performance Solution, Bath, England, UK
"I am delighted to recommend Stephen as a sensitive, altruistic, pragmatic coach and coach supervisor who works in a firm yet gentle way to enable his clients to challenge their thinking and develop workable solutions in their daily lives. He will use creative techniques to expand your perspectives and he won't let you off the hook!"
John Hodkin - Innertuba, Highlands, Scotland, UK.
"Stephen is a great coach, he really challenges the way you think and motivates you to act!"
Erik Mansson - Consultant, Mindshift Consulting, Frankfurt, Germany
"Stephen is a talented coach with a keen interest in human issues and with an authentic approach to establish deep trust in relationships."
Magdalena Lukasiewicz - Learning Consultant / Business Coach, Thomson Reuters, Poland
"Stephen and I have attended Higher Professional Coaching Skills course together. I have found him to be a coach with lots of empathy, who invests time in building fruitful relationship; he supports you every step of the way and at the same time challenges you to come up with best possible solutions for yourself. It is my pleasure to recommend Stephen as a coach."
Lizzi Larbalestier - MA PCC, Director at Catalyst NLP, Cornwall, England, UK
"Stephen and I both attended a Higher Professional Coaching Skills course. He is patient and inquiring and enables each coaching client to explore their goals in their own way. He has a thirst for learning and at the time of writing this recommendation he is studying for an MA. I am certain with his emphasis for pragmatism, he will effortlessly apply all he learns to the benefit of any client."
Wan Fu - Headhunter Link Management Consulting Company, Guangzhou, China.
"I was lost at that time, and didn't know what to do in the future in terms of my career. Thanks to Stephen, I thought a lot and found my new direction. Now I'm back in China and I'd like to thank Stephen for his help and I will work hard on the direction I found. I believe I can make it."
Jay Fletcher - Founder of the Well-being Hub, Lancaster, UK
"Stephen's brilliant coaching helped me to work out how to prioritise things closest to my heart, while living life to the full and running two businesses along with a successful social enterprise, while also making time for personal interests and loved ones. Stephen's gentle, intuitive questioning, and support to sift through my thoughts and feelings about how I use my time, enabled me to prioritise. His skillful guidance resulted in me feeling much more happy and organised. I warmly recommend Stephen's coaching to everyone"
David Brown - DBS Training and Coaching
Completing the mBIT coaching course with Stephen was a life-enhancing experience. The revelation that we have at least two other intelligences in addition to our head brain has made a profound difference to the way I approach problems. I have been able to use this new learning in my work as a trainer, utilising TIFF and Functional Fluency in order to help people improve their relationships in the workplace, at home, and deep within themselves; mBIT complements this beautifully.
I would highly recommend Stephen as a trainer and as a coach. He acts with huge integrity, compassion and empathy and blends these skills to enable people to overcome life and work challenges. Though prepared to offer advice where this seems the right thing to do, Stephen is far more concerned with helping you structure your thinking in ways that assist your growth. I consider Stephen to be an expert in his field.
Caroline Pett - Life Coach
I recently completed an mBIT Coach Certification course with Stephen, the content of which was truly life enhancing. Stephen delivered the course with such professionalism and warmth that I would be very happy to undertake further training with him and look forward to doing so in the future.
Stephen’s support began long before the course, when I contacted him to ask for information and is still ongoing, even though the course finished months ago. I know that Stephen is happy to help and support me in my mBIT journey, he offers ongoing counsel and encouragement. I highly recommend Stephen as both a Coach and a Trainer.
Martin Wells - Experienced Coach, Facilitator and Trainer (Insight Coaching)
"I wanted to integrate my head, heart and gut with better decision making and to help provide my clients with better decision making by helping them integrate their thinking (brain) with their heart and gut too. Stephen provided me with those tools and techniques - his way of delivery was not only superbly instructive but also congruent with the values and tools of mBraining."
Deb Park - Facilitator, Coach and Development Consultant
A fascinating few days with Stephen and mBIT coaching. He has a great approach to the training and is hugely supportive. I have used this style of coaching on numerous occasions with great results. My clients have been able to explore differently through head heart and gut. Thanks to Stephen and his team.
Louise George - Facilitator, Coach and Development Consultant
"I cannot recommend Stephen or his mBIT certification course enough! I attended the course in 2018 and it was so much more than I imagined. Stephen is such a knowledgeable trainer and delivers in a fun and engaging way.
There were so many little touches that made this an unforgettable experience and Stephen really cares about your personal development and depth of knowledge, to pass the certification and go on to deliver and coach your own clients, with complete confidence.
I have been blown away by the ongoing support following the course too. Stephen really puts service first and is one of the best coaches and trainers I've had the pleasure of working with over many years and many courses.
I highly recommend and look forward to working with you again in the future, Stephen."
Jenny Natusch - Artist, Activist and Founder of Escape2MakeTM , UK
“I'm so grateful for our sessions earlier this year. I've never felt so focused and clear and driven about anything.
I have my mojo back!”