Accredited family mediator, supervisor and trainer with the FMA and Resolution, Adrian has focussed much of the last twenty years training and developing hundreds of mediators and supervisors.
Adrian served 22 years as a probation officer and senior manager during which he trained in Marital Interaction at The Tavistock Institute, gained a Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy and a MSC in Criminology & Criminal Justice (Loughborough University).
He trained in forensic mediation and spearheaded the innovative Northants Reparation Bureau. He became an external consultant for Northants Police and their hostage negotiation consultant for seven years, during which time he became an accredited civil & commercial mediator with ADR.
Having already become an accredited family mediator, supervisor and trainer with the FMA and Resolution, Adrian has focussed much of the last twenty years training and developing hundreds of mediators and supervisors in the UK and in countries such as Belarus, Ireland, Portugal, Slovenia and Ukraine, including the most senior members of the legal profession. He was the lead trainer in the ADR Bar Council partnership and is recognised as an approved trainer of The College of Mediators and an accredited trainer of the Family Mediation Council (FMC) for Child Inclusive Mediation. He has been an assessor for the FMC since 1998.
In 2018 Adrian developed The Full Individual Child Information model for family mediators and lawyers and in 2020 qualified as a sports intermediary at Loughborough University.