Training and Consultancy

Sam tailors her service to the needs of the client. Some of our recent projects include:

  • Whole school CPD day on Mental Health
  • Transition day for SEN students moving to post-16 education
  • Whole staff CPD ‘Building Positive Relationships’
  • In-house Pastoral Staff Training
  • Whole staff CPD on ‘Working effectively with parents’
  • Staff training on working with hard to reach parents
  • Academy trust schools Counsellor training
  • Exam Anxiety workshop for Year 11's
  • Whole staff training on differentiation for SEN
  • Parents evening on how to support their children during exam time

Samantha Garner ran sessions at the annual Brent DSL conference 2019; she was inspiring, motivating and informative. DSL’s commented on the amount of information they could take away and start to implement in their schools and also commented on how they know felt empowered to reconsider policies, procedures & strategies with a renewed vigour. Sam is passionate, knowledgeable and child centred, her input will certainly make a positive difference to the lives of many CYP in Brent schools. As one delegate said “Sam was excellent - everyone in education should be made to listen to Samantha Garner”

S. Allen, Headteacher - The Stonebridge School, London


Samantha has spoken at many conference events including:

  • Forum Attendance Conferences
  • COBIS Annual Conference
  • Eton Group Heads of Learning Support event
  • Kings Group PDW Weekend, Madrid
  • COBIS EAL Conference
  • COBIS Teaching and Learning Conference
  • IDA Annual Conference
  • The Education Show
  • AOC Conferences
  • TES SEN Show
  • Forum Mental Health Conference
  • Optimus Well-Being Conference

International Training

We regularly undertake training abroad, at Independent English speaking schools including:

  • Dubai, UAE
  • Doha, Qatar
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Singapore, Singapore
  • Bangkok, Thailand
  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Madrid, Spain

If you would like a quote for training in your international school, please contact Sam to discuss your requirements and how we can help.

In School Mental Health Support

Sam has written a series of targeted mental health programmes for students that provide real solutions for difficulties faced by students today. These programmes, facilitated by your school staff, provide real value for money.

They cover a range of issues including exam anxiety, low self-esteem, self-harm, gaming addiction and anger management.

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