About Neil

Having established himself as one of the most highly respected figures in UK social work, Neil now uses his expertise to help individuals and organisations (in social work and beyond) to achieve optimal results. His expertise encompasses equality and diversity; stress; conflict management; mental health and well-being; loss, grief and trauma; communication; reflective practice and self-directed learning; and leadership and people management.

He has held or full or honorary professorships at four UK universities. He is a well-established and much-appreciated author who excels in blending theory and practice and presenting complex ideas clearly without oversimplifying them. He is also a highly experienced educator who now specialises in developing innovative online learning solutions. He tutors the Avenue Professional Development Programme, an online learning community geared towards maximising learning. He is also a well-respected adviser who offers consultancy, mediation and conflict management, expert witness services as well as coaching and mentoring services.

Neil regularly contributes blog posts to THE humansolutions BULLETIN and its Learning IMPACT supplement.

To download a brochure about Neil’s work and how he might be able to help you, click the appropriate link below:

For social work professionals, click here

For people interested in leadership and workplace well-being, click here.

Be tutored online by Neil as part of the Avenue Professional Development Programme for as little as £10 per month!

avenue-prof-development-MASTER-ENGL[1] smallThe Silver pathway allows members of the people professions to be part of an online learning community, with Neil as the tutor. The Gold pathway includes all the facilities of the Silver pathway, but with the addition of one-to-one e-mentoring with Neil. Find out now how you can be part of this important innovative online learning programme and be a member of Neil's online tutorial group for only £10 a month! Download the full-colour brochure here. We also have a Corporate Membership scheme which allows organisations to make block bookings for as little as £35 per person per year.

Writer - Educator - Adviser