Key Experience

Designed and delivered wellbeing courses/services for:

  • Cancer Care:  Institute of Nursing & Midwifery, University of Brighton (Cancer Nursing Pathway Course) – Sussex Cancer Centre, Royal Sussex County Hospital – Breast Cancer Care – CancerBackup – CancerHelp UK – Nigel Porter Unit, Royal Sussex County Hospital (breast cancer care)
  • NHS Trusts:  Sussex Hospital Trust – Aintree University Hospital (diabetic nurses) – Turning Point Charity  (provision of wellbeing coaching resources and wellness coach training for nurses at Manchester University Hospitals NHS for heart failure/COPD and Earl’s Court Health & Wellbeing NHS Centre, London)
  • Further and Higher Education: WEA – University of Sussex (Centre for Continuing Education, liberal education) – Sussex Down College – Brighton and Hove City College – Open University – Lewes Prison
  • Charities: Aspirations Active (training and development coach) – International Stress Management Association – MIND (staff training in stress management) – Tinnitus Association
  • Government & Social Services: Tomorrow’s People (government employment initiatives) – BH Ltd (government employment initiatives) – Let’s Do Business Group (NEA scheme) – Brighton and Hove City Council – Tower Hamlets Council – Social Service Family Centres
  • Commercial:  Holland & Barrett – Dryad – Seeboard – British Gas
  • Learning Skills Council
  • Sussex Career Services
  • Business & Professional Women

Published feature & columns/book reviewing

Fidelity (Journal for National Council of Psychotherapists), Good Health, LighterLife, Health Advisor, Yoga and Health, Prediction, Positive Health, Reflexions (Journal for Association of Reflexologists), Association for Coaching.  Making Money, Bella, Choice, Active Life, InForm (Bank of Scotland), Bella, Business Opportunity World, Working from Home, International Stress Management Association, Careers Guidance Today (ICG journal), Amoena Life Magazine (for women who have had breast cancer)

Published training resources

675 Ways to Develop Yourself and Your People (Gower) – Introduction to Mentoring, (accredited learning pack for Sussex Careers Services) – Mentoring in Community Education (accredited learning pack for WEA) – Mentoring in the Workplace (accredited learning pack for WEA) – New Horizons (accredited learning pack on personal and career development for University of Sussex) – Resilience Coaching Toolkit (Pavilion Publishing and Media)

Published books

  • How to Incorporate Wellness Coaching into Your Therapeutic Practice
  • Everyday Calm
  • Women’s Wisdom: natural wellness strategies for the menstrual years
  • Women’s Wisdom: natural wellness strategies for pregnancy
  • Women’s Wisdom: natural wellness strategies for the menopause years
  • Career Networking
  • Learning New Job Skills
  • Graduate Job Hunting on the Internet
  • Medicine Uncovered
  • Getting into Complementary Therapies
  • Getting into Healthcare Professions
  • Getting into Physiotherapy
  • Working from Home on the Internet
  • Turn Redundancy into Opportunity
  • Getting in to Nursing and Midwifery
  • Directory of Nursing and Midwifery 2005
  • The Yin-Yang of Business Communication
  • Secrets of Profitable E-Commerce
  • Marketing your Website
  • Secrets of Successful Online Training

For full details of all my books and published works, visit www.laurelalexander.co.uk