Testimonials

January 2018

‘Stacey is a delightful sparkly and engaging presenter; her knowledge of CBT is strong, and she holds a space with great warmth.’

Youth worker, Kings Arms youth club, Hampshire

‘A well balanced fun training course with inspired debate around bullying – trainers were passionate about their material and I enjoyed hearing about their experience teaching bullying in schools.’

Emotional Health and Wellbeing Worker, Solent NHS

 ‘Absolutely awesome. Thank you for your lively, engaging and informative study day.’

School nurse, Lord Wandsworth college, Hampshire

‘A brilliant course with a relaxed, friendly atmosphere which made me really think and question my work boundaries.’

Youth worker, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council

‘I enjoyed your smiles and cheerfulness it was especially nice when you called people by their names.’

Youth worker, Kings Arms youth club, Hampshire

‘As a mum I feel I was not understanding my daughters’ feelings or how I can help her. Thank you for the information and worksheets. I believe they will be very helpful and now I feel better equipped to understand and help her with her feelings of stress and being anxious in social surroundings.’

Mother, Totton, Hampshire

‘Great trainers, engaging and fun activities that were different.’

Children’s Services Practitioner, NSPCC

‘This has helped me a lot as I am a very negative thinker and by how learning to break my thoughts down and change them I can be more positive.’

Youth worker, Kings Arms youth club, Hampshire

‘Really detailed and informative training. Absolutely brilliant.’

Outreach Worker, Aurora New Dawn, Hampshire

December 2017

‘Relaxed atmosphere, friendly and knowledgeable trainers. Very wonderful.’

Housing adviser, Vivid homes, Hampshire

‘Quality lesson on drugs, the teacher knew her stuff’.

Year 11 student

‘It was a very helpful and informative training. I had very little knowledge about bullying. I have learned so much and I enjoyed it.’

Volunteer, The United Voices of African Associations

‘Brilliant course, very useful in my work practice understanding in how schools deal with bullying.’

Foster carer, Southampton City Council

‘I learnt about lots of bad things about drugs but also why sometimes people take them.’

Year 11 student

‘Brilliant training day. Lots of opportunity for discussing. A range of activities and terminology explained. will definitely use the resources and knowledge gained from the day. Thank you!’

Housing adviser, Vivid homes, Hampshire

‘The course was really good and I really enjoyed being part of this training. The course tutors were really good ad made the whole course fun and engaging.’

Volunteer, Hampshire Youth Commission

‘Thank you for a brilliant day. Lots of fantastic information and activities to keep all engaged.’

Emotional Wellbeing Lead, Cantell school, Southampton

November 2017

‘Enjoyed the training had fun elements as well as being very informative and nice to have a trainer who has a big knowledge of such a wide subject matter. Actually having a variety of tools that can be used in our working environment (prisons).’

Recovery worker, EDP drug and alcohol services

‘Very engaging training, informative but still very fun. Came away with a good understanding of CBA/CBT.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug and alcohol services

‘Well done on being able to keep a happy balance – recognising when it was getting a bit too heavy – very good training day.’

Traffic and Parking Manager, East Hampshire District Council

‘Absolutely loved Stacey’s way of training. informative but fun and interactive. would highly recommend her teaching style! I’d love to do all her courses.’

Reiki master, The REAL therapy room, Hampshire

‘Informative and engaging day, with lots of sharing – quite therapeutic.’

Tenancy support officer, Winchester City Council

‘I enjoyed the day. Excellent use of different training styles. Thank you.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug and alcohol services

‘Great worksheets to take away and use, learnt about things really relevant to the work done in the prison. Stacey made the training really enjoyable and relaxed which made it easier to contribute if a little shy, she broke things down so they are understandable and memorable. Thank you.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug and alcohol services

‘Love how chirpy & enthusiastic Stacey is makes the training more interesting and not just like homework away from home. Feel comfortable asking questions too.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug and alcohol services

‘Good training – really interactive. Felt comfortable and learned a lot.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

October 2017

‘Some very useful facts/figures that I can use in the yr7 tutor programme to support ABW.  Good to share my thoughts on patents using FB I have some ideas what to do now. Thanks for the pens too.’

Head of year 7, Thornden school, Eastleigh

‘The statistics are useful knowledge. Ideas for sessions-eg values/beliefs. Passion of presenter.’

Youth worker, Groundwork Solent, Eastleigh

‘Lots of useful information delivered in a short time, Nailed it! As always looking forward to using your resources.’

Youth worker, Basingstoke YMCA

‘This is an excellent course- very informative and well facilitated. The teaching methods worked really well. I have more confidence about dealing with bullying and lots of new ideas. I will pass the learning on to my team of 30 facilitators. Thanks!’

Director, Southampton Families Trust

‘Very professional, also fun! Learnt a lot, very enjoyable.’

Housing tenant, South coast housing training conference

‘A very targeted course that will help me with supporting my young people be safely educated. Helping me underpinning my knowledge to support others. I work with YP in Southampton, many have had problems in past. This will help me support them safely train and underpin my spotting of bullying.’

Skills to Achieve tutor, Enham Trust, Southampton

‘A very informative and accessible day that has increased my understanding of a very complex issue.’

Therapeutic Group Worker, No Limits, Southampton

‘Very informative, interactive, educational and fun delivery. Not a dull moment and has left me wanting to learn more.’

Housing tenant, South coast housing training conference

‘Very, very & very again good- better & better. Heavy subject, well presented.’

Housing tenant, South coast housing training conference

‘Very professional, motivating and useful information. With the stresses of life today and associated issues everyone should do this course.’

Housing tenant, South coast housing training conference

‘Excellent, engaging very well presented, good time management overall excellent instructor. Good clear voice and good visual aids.’

Housing tenant, South coast housing training conference

‘Brilliantly presented. The presenters and a real sense of a safe space. Thank you. I feel very in empowered.’

Breakout youth worker, No Limits, Southampton

July 2017

‘Stacy is an interesting and inspirational teacher.’

Family support worker, Youth and Families Matter, Totton, Hampshire

 ‘Thank you Stacey! Lots of new ideas that we can incorporate into our current scheme of work. Fab to leave with a USB stick full of useful stuff.’

Teacher, Wildern school, Eastleigh, Hampshire

Fast paced, loved it. would like to stayed another hour.’

Learning support assistant, Eastleigh College, Hampshire

‘Always a pleasure to be with such an upbeat and positive trainer – Thanks Stacy!’

Equality and Campaigns Coordinator, Bournemouth University

‘Great overview on CBT – useful for working with young people and easy to apply to work situations. -Thank you.’

Learning support assistant, Eastleigh College, Hampshire

‘I have attended training  with Stacy before, its always very good, engaging, lots of information and delivered excellently. Many Thanks.’

Family support worker, Hampshire County council

‘Excellent day. Good pace. Lots of variety with humour winning combination!’

Student support manager, Applemore college, Hythe, Hampshire

‘Engaging and informative training session with 2 knowledgeable facilitators who were approachable and happy to answer questions. Thank you!’

Family support worker, Hampshire County council

‘I’ve had a good day training, Stacy you were easy to listen to and liked your delivery style and personality!- well done you!!’

Substance use recovery worker, Catch 22, Hampshire

‘Really enjoyed the training. Thank you so much really explained my knowledge around this subject!’

Mental health support worker, Solent MInd

 ‘Brilliant day, so informative and fun.’

Inclusion support worker, Applemore College, Hythe, Hampshire

June 2017

‘Excellent training it made me realise/aware of own boundaries and where I could improve. Also more aware of consequences for less obvious crossing of boundaries.’

Next Steps project worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Stacey and Kailea were really engaging and funny. It was really laid back and none of the tasks dragged on, which was good!’

IDVA, Aurora New Dawn, Hampshire

‘Really enjoyable training session, vast examples and interactivity within the session. Looking forward to other training courses in future.’

Young carers project worker, One Community Eastleigh

‘Great session-very reflective able to have open conversations with rest of the group.’

Assistant principal, Oasis Mayfield

‘Fantastic training course.  I feel like I have learned so much today…. I wish I’d done this at the beginning of my employment.’

Young carers project officer, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Found this training extremely informative and useful for the line of work I will be engaging in. Extremely relevant and well presented. Thoroughly enjoyed and beneficial day. Thank you.’

Youth worker, Youth and Families Matter, Totton, Hampshire

‘This training has really opened my eyes and understanding. It is going to be a big part of my new engagement programs. Thank you.’

Community Engagement officer, YMCA Basingstoke

‘Really enjoyable and engaging-incredibly informative. Really good coffee and nice to have bananas and biscuits. Thank you very much.’

Crime prevention officer, Hampshire Police

May 2017

‘Thought this was very useful and engaging. Quite refreshing and reminding us on more ways that we can positively help our young people effectively. Also felt it can help ourselves as individuals not just with young people.’

Youth worker, Solent Youth Action, Hampshire

‘Full of energy. Not a boring PowerPoint talking at you. Interactive!’

Director of Herb House Spa, Lime Wood Hotel, Hampshire

‘Stacey was very engaging and kept my interest the whole time. I learnt a lot and would recommend her courses.’

Housing adviser, Aster housing, Hampshire

‘Fantastic update, relevant up to date delivered in your usual enthusiastic manner. Great resources. Thank you.’

Drugs and alcohol outreach worker, It’s Your Choice, Hampshire

‘I feel it very useful, especially the strategies to help young people. Positive thinking is really impressive as well.’

Youth worker, Solent Youth Action, Hampshire

‘I enjoyed the enthusiasm Stacey has shown in the training that has kept me engaged throughout the session.’

Youth worker, Solent Youth Action, Hampshire

‘Positive, accessible and practical ideas and information for supporting youngsters and reflecting on personal delivery style. Thanks Stacey!

Youth worker, Solent Youth Action, Hampshire

‘Really informative training which will certainly help me to manage our customers & approach in a different way to suit their needs.’

Tenancy support officer, Aster housing, Dorset

‘I liked the delivery of this training. Excellent learning materials & fun way to learn.’

Tenancy support officer, Aster housing, Wiltshire

‘Really informative training, very much enjoyed lovely to have interactive training rather then power point. Excellent.’

Digital and Partnership Engagement Manager, Aster housing, Dorset

April 2017

‘Very knowledgeable tutor- a good mix of activities throughout to promote learning. Thank you for the handouts they will be used in practise with our residents.’

Housing support officer, Bournemouth YMCA

‘Excellent training. Will definitely help me in my role both as support worker and as team leader. But will also use what I’ve learnt outside YMCA as well.’

Chaplaincy manager, Bournemouth YMCA

‘It’s very useful and was easy to follow. There were plenty of resources that provided really important information.’

Youth commissioner, Office Police and Crime Commissioner, Hampshire

‘Really good!
Inspiring!
Helpful and useful!
Really well put together!
Overall really good!’

Youth commissioner, Office Police and Crime Commissioner, Hampshire

‘I found the information about signs off preventing unhealthy relationships really interesting and useful.’

Youth commissioner, Office Police and Crime Commissioner, Hampshire

‘The training was excellent, so much useful and practical information to take away. Great pace and level of discussion, got a lot out of it.’

Student counsellor, Bournemouth University

‘Really enjoyed the training- Stacey is really inspirational and makes the training interesting as well as factual.’

Green & Volunteering Projects Coordinator, Bournemouth University

‘Brilliant open approach. Learnt lots. Very educational and relaxed, comfortable atmosphere.’

Democracy Coordinator, Bournemouth University

‘Thank you so much Stacey- already buzzing with ideas of future trainings to work with you on.’

Equality and Campaigns Coordinator, Bournemouth University

‘Really enjoyed the course! Nice relaxed pace but very interactive at the same time. Very useful learning and great handouts.’

Anti Social Behaviour Support Worker, Victim Support

‘Really enjoyed Stacey’s delivery style bubbly, dynamic, informative and clear.’

Adept support worker, EC Roberts centre, Portsmouth

‘It was a very enjoyable, interactive day of training, very enjoyable and informative. Loved the bingo!’

Watch Manager, Business Fire Safety, Hampshire Fire and Rescue

‘Good workshop. Would really help people who do not know about CBT and want to know ways to apply it with themselves or clients.’

Recovery worker, Society St James, Hampshire

‘You have been amazing, very interesting, full of interactive activities and time flew. Very insightful and I will use techniques with clients.’

Heads Up Project Co-ordinator, Solent Mind

March 2017

‘This was amazing better than anything I ever did at uni for 3 years CBT degree! Thank you.’

CBT lead, EDP drug and alcohol services

‘I found the lesson informative and helpful. I’m glad that I can now recognise the jargon and the laws surrounding it.’

Year 9 student, John Hanson school, Andover, Hampshire

‘Stacey was brilliant! I’ve taken so many ideas from the day, and Stacey was really good at sharing resources. It was a great day for building a strong tool kit.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Great talk, Thank you! I’m taking great ideas to use not only at home but in my work place. Clear facts and helpful ideas/tips plenty of information and internet links.’

Housing adviser, Andover foyer, Hampshire

‘Stacey is an excellent trainer! Very engaging and fun; informative and enjoyable. Excellent resources, links and tools. Would happily attend other courses run by Stacey!’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Thank you Stacey! Lots of great info on warning signs, symptoms, coping strategies. Great to have on USB stick so I can go over it again.’

Mobile crèche manager, Hampshire

Really enjoyable day of training with great value and useful in a practical way. Will be able to expand on tools I use already. A very informative study day.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Excellent training day with diverse delivery, accommodating a variety of learning styles great knowledge of the subject.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘I found this lesson interesting and I learnt a lot about cannabis and effects of it.’

Year 9 student, John Hanson school, Andover, Hampshire

‘I really enjoyed this training and found it to be very relevant to my own work and how I can apply it to my own working style. I also enjoyed how interactive it was.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug and alcohol services

February 2017

‘Brilliant training session with wonderful trainer. I feel more confident and comfortable tackling mental health both professionally and personally.’

Next step adviser, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Stacey you are an excellent trainer!! I thoroughly enjoyed the range of activities and you came across as so enthusiastic with your subject. A real delight ! It’s been a pleasure, so thanks.’

Environmental health manager, Winchester City Council

‘This has been the most interesting training I have been on for a very long time.  I learnt so much and it was totally relevant to what I need for our students.’

Pastoral lead for KS4, Crestwood college, Eastleigh, Hampshire

Very enjoyable session, it’s amazing how much you can learn in 2 hours. Thank you.’

Customer services manager, Eastleigh Borough Council

‘Hard to keep a session based around mental health light and still informative, but you did! Thanks.’

IT technician, The Point Theatre, Eastleigh, Hampshire

‘Excellent training day with positive and enthusiastic leads. Good day and useful.’

Needle exchange recovery worker, Poole Borough Council

‘Programme was excellent!  Activities were powerful & engaging useful to use at work & study.’

Medical student, Southampton University

‘Really informative and down to earth you make it easy to understand and access.’

Deputy head teacher, Rookwood school, Andover, Hampshire

‘A really fun session. I don’t feel bored during your sessions.’

Youth worker, Pennington Action Group, Hampshire

‘Very inspiring day and also informative I really enjoyed the whole day.’

Youth worker in charge, Pennington Action Group, Hampshire

January 2017

‘Thank you so much for the great training day you delivered  on the 5th Jan to our students and staff at GHS. It was great to see most of our students join in and listen and participate with the training sessions. Not always an easy task with our students. The staff enjoyed the day to and we have been using some of the resources that you left us to work with individuals and groups in circle times. Many thanks for a great and informative day.’

Care Manager, Grateley House School, Hampshire

‘Hard to keep a session based around mental health light and still informative, but you did! Thanks.’

Technician, The Point Theatre, Eastleigh

‘Very enjoyable session, it’s amazing how much you can learn in two hours. Thank you.’

Customer service manager, Eastleigh Borough Council

‘I thoroughly enjoyed the training. I think Stacey’s approach is very engaging by making the process interactive.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Brilliant facilitator. Kept everyone engaged throughout the day. Mixture of learning methods. Really friendly and relaxed.’

Recovery worker, Portland prison, Dorset

‘You are very knowledgeable and approachable. Reacted very well to group and managed the group well!’

Recovery worker, Exeter prison, Devon

‘Very enjoyable training course that made people feel comfortable enough to discuss personal issues.’         

Environmental health officer, Eastleigh Borough Council

‘Excellent course- nice techniques better than PowerPoint!

- good tips thanks Stacey.

- dealt very professionally with sensitive subject.’

Housing officer, Eastleigh Borough Council

‘Excellent course, really engaging in a easy to understand way without the use of jargon.  Glad I attended!’

IT support technician, Eastleigh Borough Council

December

‘Stacey’s personality is a key to her success. Stacey comes across as real honest and knowledgeable.’

Mentoring youth lead, Basingstoke Voluntary Action

‘Stacey is very knowledgeable in what she teaches, her training sessions area always fun and informative- I’ve attended 3 or 4 now and already looking for more!’

Youth worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Fabulous trainer and a great course. Would recommend to anyone.’

Parent support adviser, Winton academy, Hampshire

‘Excellent course- lots of top tips for motivational interviewing.’

Housing officer, Aster Housing, Dorset

‘Great course, Stacey went into the subject deeply and explained everything well so that it could be used practically.’

Active Lifestyles Manager, New Forest District Council

‘Everyone would benefit from attending to help with personal interactions as well as professional.’

Business Development Manager, New Forest District Council

‘Helpful course with good insight in to behavioural change and the ways MI can help it. Delivered in a friendly and relaxed manor perfect for Friday afternoon.’

Sport and Play Development Officer, New Forest District Council

‘Really useful information delivered in a good format.’

Participation officer, Portsmouth City Council

November 2016

‘Stacey made the content relevant to our specific workplaces which kept it interesting. Was able to give clear examples of how we could use technique s in our daily work. She had good patience and spent time checking understanding although she had ensured that the content was easy to follow.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Found the bingo game fun and helpful. Good thing to talk about as people usually hide it.’

Year 10 pupil, John Hanson school, Andover, Hampshire

‘Thank you. A great approach and a really good refresher. I like your delivery, very honest and real!’

Pastoral officer, Wyvern College, Eastleigh

‘I thought this training was very well planned. Stacey was attentive facilitator and covered all of the topics in good time and good depth. 10/10.’

Recovery worker, Dartmoor prison, Devon

‘I’ve found from personal experience ” it’s good to talk”. It has been a beneficial 1.5 hours out of my working day to think about the issues and remember what talking can do.’

Communications officer, New Forest District Council

‘Stacey was very enthusiastic and made the content interesting, she went out of her way to make the session relevant to each of our working environment!’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Very well informed speaker, spoke from the heart having experienced problems herself. Generous and empathetic personality. Thank you.’

Planning officer, New Forest District Council

‘Very lovely lady, easy to learn from and was very understandable. I feel like I’ve learnt a lot. Thank you.’

Recovery worker, EDP drug services, Dorset

‘Good lesson positive personality made it a nice environment for a not so nice topic.’

Year 10 pupil, John Hanson school, Andover, Hampshire

‘Extremely professional and enthusiastic excellent knowledge and experience of the subject area and beyond, would definitely recommend – plus brilliant extra resources to boot!’

Recovery worker, Exeter prison, Devon

‘Thank you Stacey I found the course enough information that will help me support our students. Perfect.’

School nurse, Petersfield school, Hampshire

October 2016

‘Having been on many courses, this has been by far the most informative and useful with real life realistic strategies to take back to school. Thank you!’

Head of year, Thornden school, Hampshire

‘Fantastic course. It was light hearted session for quite a tough subject.’

Youth engagement officer, Test Valley Borough Council

‘Absolutely Fab! The whole day has been very informative and prompted a lot of discussion.

Thank you.’

Parent support adviser, Winton Academy, Hampshire

‘Excellent really useful information and better understanding.’

Head of year, Bourne Academy school, Bournemouth

‘Enjoyed it very much. It was very useful and I will recommend it to my GP’s practice.’

Youth coordinator, Pennington Community Action Group

‘A really interesting fun and informative day. So much information without feeling bog down.’

Pastoral support worker, Barton Peveril college, Hampshire

‘A well thought through training, paced nicely and lovely atmosphere to learn in.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Very informative session in a happy environment. Stacey is a breath of fresh air- honest and open. We all need one.’

PA, Eastleigh Borough Council, Hampshire

‘Very useful, excellent opportunity to share experiences and be open about such common problems we all experience at some time in our life’s.’

Culture arts officer, Eastleigh Borough Council, Hampshire

September 2016

‘I can honestly say I have not enjoyed training as much for a long time and I have learnt such a lot. Thank you.’

Customer Involvement and Community Development Manager, Aster Housing, Dorset

‘Stacey has a unique training style. She imports a lot of knowledge in a friendly down to earth but relevant way.’

Tenancy support officer, Winchester City Council

‘Excellent training. Lots of information presented in a short timescale and presented in a very clear concise and engaging manner.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘A mixture of hard facts, useful information and engaging anecdotes. Thanks Stacey!’

Parent support adviser, Wyvern school, Eastleigh

‘MI skills will be really useful in job role-really enjoyed the training. I liked the examples of how to do MI techniques in a quick way (eg the way you ask questions you can incorporate MI in minutes not over hours and hours)’.

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Thank you Stacey – Fun and informative as usual.’

Assistant head, Thornden school, Hampshire

‘Relaxed atmosphere, superbly informative/helpful, great tips that are useful! Real engaging useful tools. Thank you.’

Pastoral team, Romsey school, Hampshire

‘Really useful information and group discussion. I really like the training approach. Very personal and passionate. The information packs are really useful.’

Rent arrears officer, Winchester City Council

July 2016                               YCC

‘Stacey was brilliant, she knew exactly what she was talking about and considering she has had real life experience with addiction etc, I found her really easy to listen to and to learn from.’

PCSO, Test valley police

Informative and relaxed. I liked the interaction element rather than.!  “death by PowerPoint”.’

IDVA, Southampton City Council

 ‘Self-harm video – was excellent and very powerful. Will definitely use tools/material with youth groups.’  ‘Love the rainbow journal.’

Young Carer’s project worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Excellent training. I got so much information and learned so much. Thank you Stacey.  I love the style and way you delivered this training, I really enjoyed this training. This will definitely help me in my role at work and I feel confident because of the information I have been given.’

Women’s project officer, Women’s Aid, Southampton

‘Excellent delivery, interesting content.’

Probation officer, Hampshire Community Rehabilitation Company

 ‘Inspiring! Will look to engage with YC in the future.’

Business contract manager, Homegroup, Hampshire

‘Many thanks Stacey.  Lots of info/links/advise all up to date and relevant.’ Really helpful at the time of day/term/year.’

PSHE Coordinator, Thornden school

‘Brilliant, useful and has made me think about what session plans we can do with our CSE service users. Thank you!’

U Turn project worker, Barnardos

‘Really interesting. I knew nothing about them before but can see how important it is to get the right message across.’

Safeguarding officer, Portsmouth College

‘Very informative, easy to follow and interesting! Will be using this in lessons in September!’

PSHE Coordinator, Priestlands school, Lymington, Hampshire

‘Relevant up to date presented in true Stacey Miller fashion which enables me to feed back to my colleagues and YP easily with confidence.’

Education Interventions officer, Rushmoor Borough Council

‘Knowledgeable, factual, informative, professional wonderful training.’

PIPPA training and development coordinator, Southampton Voluntary Services

June 2016

‘I found this training course very useful and informative. I now feel more knowledgeable on the subject.’

Teacher, Romsey school, Hampshire

‘Very educational and will help me when I’m older.  So helpful and I am glad I know this for the future.’

Year 8 student, St Neots prep school, Hampshire

‘Some training can be boring but the time flew as it was interesting and facilitator was fun in her presentation of a difficult subject.’

Parent support coordinator, Parent Support Link, Southampton

‘Lots of useful information delivered in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.’

Teacher, Romsey school, Hampshire

‘Thank you so much for the lesson, you are very inspiring and you are very kind.’

Year 8 student, St Neots prep school, Hampshire

‘Very informative, good presentation, no death by PowerPoint.’

Youth worker, Youth in Romsey, Hampshire

‘Stacey has an excellent delivery style. Her knowledge around the subject and her facilitation method ensures fast paced, enjoyable learning experience.’

Chief executive, Young Mums Matter, Hampshire

‘Very engaging and informative useful information. I will be able to apply to day to day work. The activities were engaging and made the day very enjoyable. Hearing a personal experience was also very useful to help us see from a different perspective and whole family impact.’

Wellbeing worker, Havant and East Hants Mind, Hampshire

‘Helped me understand more about drugs and what happens when you take them.’

Year 8 student, St Neots prep school, Hampshire

‘Very good course – very informative and with different approaches to learning. Keeps everyone awake and interested through out.’

Young carer’s project worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

May 2016

‘Interpersonal skills was very useful and the whole training motivated me to help others with certain things.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘I have found this training really helpful and useful for my youth work. Very fun way of learning.

Stacey Miller was great and I learnt a lot from her ‘

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘I really enjoyed the different games that we played which helped me learn all about drugs and mental health. I also learnt things which I didn’t expect to learn.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Genuine and genius, down to earth.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Stacey was very friendly and open about her own experiences that made the information very impacting.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Really useful information and I now feel a lot more prepared for my future role as youth commissioner.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘I enjoyed the day I found it very inspiring.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Enjoyable and kept it interesting, I liked how you were very relatable.’

Youth Commissioner, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

April 2016

‘The course was very well delivered with a great balance of information and interaction. I look forward to more training.’

Youth worker, YMCA Southampton

‘Really enjoyable course, relevant information presented well.’

School nurse, Solent NHS

‘Really interesting. Thank you. Packed day full of information, fully interactive so not at all boring.’

Youth worker, No Limits, Southampton

‘Stacey and Kailea were excellent trainers and provided a good mixture of a relaxed approach and serious information imparting.’

Young Carers Project Worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Very interesting. Like the interactive approach, very knowledgeable facilitators.’

ADAPT Project Worker, The Hampton Trust, Southampton

‘Learnt a lot today- coming away with some fantastic resources and self-confidence to share this with the young people I work with.’

Young Carers Project Worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Great trainers kept the day fun and interactive and kept me interested- a difficult task!.’

Young Carers Project Worker, Southampton Voluntary Services

‘Professional, informative, factual and concise. A difficult topic- made easy.’

PIPPA Development & Training Co-ordinator, Southampton

March 2016

‘A very good course- Stacey presented in a very upbeat manner without dismissing the seriousness of the subject.’

Housing officer, Radian Housing, Petersfield

‘Really engaging training, the day flew by as all the material was so interesting.’

Family Support Outreach Worker, Bushy Leaze children and families centre

‘Another super training, facilitated effortlessly and well thought through.’

Youth Commission Project Officer, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Nice to hear from trainers that have real interest in a subject and compassion.  A variety of training methods.  Thank you.’

Housing manager, Radian Housing, Petersfield

‘Really enjoyable and informative- Stacey has excellent knowledge and makes a very deep subject enjoyable when learning.’

Family support worker, Bushy Leaze children and families centre

‘Delivered in a way which was engaging- great facilitator.’

Youth worker, No Limits, Southampton

‘Professionally delivered in a no nonsense, this is how it is way.’

Inclusion manager, Crestwood school

February 2016

‘Stacey did a great job in combining two topics in a one day training event; Motivational Interviewing and Developing and Maintaining Professional Boundaries.  A good overview on both topics was given and I would recommend a full day on both subjects.  Stacey has the ability to create a very relaxed and comfortable training environment which enables people to have maximum input into the day.  Delivery of the content is done in a variety of ways, video/ writing/ group work, ensuring that it appeals to all participants. Stacey kept us all engaged for the whole day – even after lunch, and it was a Friday!’

Housing Manager, New Forest District Council

‘Excellent course, delivered in an interactive and informative way.  Held my attention all day.  Trainer very knowledgeable and fun but professional.’

Housing officer, New Forest District Council

‘Great day!  Amazing resource pack too!’

Sexual health promotion practitioner, Solent NHS

‘I love the different learning techniques applied throughout the day – kept us all awake and engaged on a Friday!’

Housing officer, New Forest District Council

‘Really good training, very interactive, good size group.  Friendly and knowledgeable trainers with plenty of experience in this field.’

Public health nurse, Solent NHS

‘Stacey was a very good trainer.  Very clear and easy to understand.  Training pitched at the right level for the group.’

Housing officer, New Forest District Council

January 2016

‘The training day was really useful and certainly increased my awareness and knowledge.’

Youth worker, Youth Options, Southampton

‘Fab training!  Very useful and relevant.  It is a nice change to be proactive rather than reactive.  Amazing and engaging trainers!  Thank you!’

STAR project coordinator, Southampton Rape Crisis

‘Engaging and informative.  Great ideas of how we could explore issues in life skills sessions with young people.’

Fairbridge programme coordinator, Princes Trust, Southampton

Really good training – good balance of discussion and presentation, good activities. Thanks!’

Sexual health promotions worker, Solent NHS

‘Well thought out and valuable training to increase and expand knowledge base of chemsex issues.’

Student Services officer, Southampton City College

‘Fab course, very supportive in helping expanding knowledge.’

Health promotions worker, Solent NHS

‘Really informative day and so much signposting to other useful organisations.’

Medical student, Southampton University

‘Very good method of delivery, quiz and bingo very good for learning and taking in information rather than just watching a powerpoint.’

First aid responder, Southampton City College

‘Thank you for a very well paced and informative session!  Trainers were well prepared and knowledgeable.’

Youth Commission Project Officer, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

December 2015

‘Fantastic course! Really good information! I really enjoyed the day! Thank you Stacey!’

Neighbourhood services officer, Winchester City Council

‘This is the second awareness session Stacey has organised. Both have been first class in all aspects. Friendly/informative and the resources and shared knowledge and experiences were excellent! Thank you.’

Neighbourhood Watch coordinator, Winchester

‘Very informative day, given me much better awareness. Professional and fun! Lunch was fab too and our guest speaker.’

Young carers project worker, Southampton Voluntary Service

‘Really useful. An informal but very professional course where I felt comfortable and to contribute whilst also feeling challenged and engaged.’

PSHE coordinator, Crestwood school, Eastleigh

‘Excellent training, thought provoking scenarios and discussion. Relaxed and professional trainer. Non threatening atmosphere.’

Youth worker, Yzone, Eastleigh

‘Really enjoyed discussions to get different opinions and views.  Boundary challenge was fun to get out of seats.’

Deputy manager, Yzone, Eastleigh

‘Stacey is extremely chatty, helpful, insightful and knowledgeable. The training was relevant and flexible but also adaptable to different lines of work.’

Youth worker, Yzone, Eastleigh

‘Brilliant presentation/fast paced and full of information. Useful to be able to cascade to colleagues.’

Family support coordinator, Wyvern school, Eastleigh

‘A really useful day covering lots of information. Stacey’s delivery and training methods were fun and informative.’

Play therapist, Andover Play Therapy

‘Thank you Stacey, this was great and really informative to impact on education and teaching.’

CSI coordinator, Wildern school, Eastleigh

‘Very good training. A wide range of techniques used to suit all learning styles.’

Youth worker, Yzone, Eastleigh

November 2015

‘It was easy to stay focused and take information in as Stacey was bubbly and enthusiastic and it felt like she was genuinely passionate and had experience in what she was teaching rather than just covering course material.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Fantastic and really interesting!  Thanks!  Great free info and goody bag!’

Neighbourhood services officer, Winchester City Council

‘Great interactive session.  Stacey is great, very open and kept the session fun and interesting.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Really positive training.  I had very little knowledge of self harm or how to approach it.  Great resources!’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Enjoyed the training, presented really well considering the subject is at time difficult and complex.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Very positive and proactive trainer which maintains the enthusiasm through the day.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Thank you, fantastic training and sweets!’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Really enjoyed this course, very informative but fun too.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Informative training, explained in a relaxed situation.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

‘Good pace.  Interactive.  Excellent knowledge examples.’

Housing officer, Winchester City Council

October 2015

‘Brilliant course as usual!’

Neighbourhood and Tenancy Management Officer, New Forest District Council

‘The day was well organised and paced.  Each session led perfectly to the next.  Stacey is a thoughtful trainer who catered to all our needs.  Many thanks for an informative training!’

Youth Commission Project Officer, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner

‘Training was very useful- lots of knowledge but not pitched too high.  Stacey lovely and approachable and easy to talk to.  Love that we get resources to take away.’

Youth worker, Street Reach, Winchester

‘Excellent day, really useful information.  Lots of information to take back to others.’

Head of House, Bourne Academy, Bournemouth.

‘Very informative, interesting and interactive, would recommend course to colleagues.’

Neighbourhood and Tenancy Management Officer, New Forest District Council

‘Stacey was extremely friendly and enthusiastic, the training was very informative and gave everyone the chance to discuss ideas.  Was pleasantly surprised.’

Apprentice, Havant Borough Council

‘Great delivery and fantastic background knowledge, really informative.’

College nurse, Barton Peveril college, Eastleigh

‘Helpful understanding the harm of drug abuse, knowing how to identify drugs, facts about mixing drugs, what long term effects it can have, social, crime and health effects.’

Apprentice, Basingstoke and Dean Borough Council

‘Lots of information given in an interesting and engaging format.’

PSHE coordinator, John Hanson Community school, Andover

‘A very interesting, informative and fun course.’

Neighbourhood and Tenancy Management Officer, New Forest District Council

August 2015

‘Very informative, interactive session, pitched well to youth commission members.  Would be great to see this rolled across secondary schools in Hampshire.’

Researcher, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘A very good course which is run by a down to earth individual. The course was both very informative and enjoyable. I would fully recommend.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘Very good training, took away a lot of good information, Thank-you.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘I think it was an excellent session and with Stacey’s personal experience it really made me connect with her even more! Excellent session and I have definitely learnt a lot that I will be passing on.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘A very useful day highlighting the real issues young people can face on a daily basis. Helpful for me to learn more about how to approach topics and have a more thorough knowledge or the subjects.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘Brilliant day overall very engaging and good that everyone is able to choose to participate in certain activities and very varied.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘Stacey is a down to earth and relatable trainer who has a wide knowledge on her subjects. She does not make it feel as if you are part of a lesson but rather an interactive session and chat with whereby everyone in the session is fully engaged and able to gain skills and knowledge to take away.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘I found Stacey very well-rehearsed and presented. All of the information was useful, relevant and interesting. I’d highly recommend this training to anyone, especially professionals and young people. I look forward to attending more training in the future.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘Excellent training a lot of ground covered but kept the groups attention really well. Stimulating a lot of debate. Very informative and well delivered.’

Performance and Delivery Manager, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘Stacey is a Top ‘G’ She knows her stuff, makes the course feel easy going.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

‘I thought it was a brilliant and thorough workshop. It was very useful worthwhile use of time. I’m going to take lots away with me.’

Youth Commissioner Member, Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office

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