Former PR consultant, self-employed upholsterer and now qualified as a transformational life coach and graduate chartered psychologist (MBPsS) helping young adults fulfil their potential.
After a degree in English at Durham University, Alex spent 5 years working in PR, followed by a stint as an upholsterer, but soon realised her talents and interests lay with mentoring & coaching.
She spent a number of years mentoring a young child for Kids Company, having a received a certificate in Psychotherapy and this then led her to studying for a Msc in Applied Psychology and a diploma in Transformational Coaching. Further volunteering work included collaboration with IntoUniversity, coaching students to improve motivation, organisation and self-confidence and supporting career planning , interviews and job applications.
Married with 3 grown-up children she has experienced first-hand the issues that young adults face and is passionate about helping them fulfil their potential and guide them through other issues around quarter life crisis, career change, self-esteem, motivation and work stress.
My Most Influential Book: “Educated” by Tara Westover
My Favourite Quote: ‘The greatest power that a person possesses is the power to choose’. by J. Martin Kohe
Someone I admire: Nancy Kline
“Thank you so so much for all your help, and giving me the confidence to figure our the right path for me! As you can tell I’m over the moon, and so grateful for all our work together, which is hopefully leading me to wonderful career in horticulture.”
“Thank you, thank you, thank you! I always love seeing you and I always feel 100x better and clearer and better about everything. I appreciate all your help and advice; it has honestly been so priceless!”
“Words cannot be written to explain how grateful we are for helping Katie at this critical stage”
“I can honestly say that the thorough and detailed assessment of the results far surpassed anything I had previously experienced”
“It couldn’t have come at a better time or me”
“Thank you for everything you’ve done for me and helping me change. I owe you so much and am very grateful.”