1969-72 Loughborough University. Bsc (Hons) Social Sciences
1984-85 Manchester University. Dip. Psychiatric Social Work. CQSW
1986-87 Institute of Group Analysis. Cert. Group Psychotherapy
1991-94 Fellside Alexander School. Teacher Alexander Technique
2005-07 Stockport College.Foundation Art Diploma(Distinction)
2007- Derby University BA(Hons) First. Photography
1972-73 Trainee Social Worker,London Borough of Enfield.
1973-74 Temporary employment whilst travelling in Australia
1974-75 Residential Supervisor, Queensland Spastic Welfare League
1976-78 Child care
1978-80 Lecturer in Politics. Macclesfield College
1980-82 Child care
1982-84 Lecturer in Politics, South Trafford College.
1985-89 Psychiatric Social Worker, Manchester Children's Hospital
1989-94 Training Officer, Manchester Social Services
1994- Teacher of the Alexander Technique