We have worked with countless numbers of clients since 2007.
Graham Cook – Founder & CEO
Chartered FCIPD, Cert Ed
Since 2007 Graham Cook has become a name synonymous with the Wilderness Industry, in the UK, Europe and also in the USA, where he is held in extremely high regard. Over the years he has helped countless numbers of individuals, and families, get their lives back on track, by efficiently signposting them to only the best therapeutic programmes in the business.
With a successful corporate career spanning over 35 years, and a further 15 years dedicated to helping others, he has constantly displayed a professional approach to listening, and understanding the plethora of challenges that others face, in today’s fast-moving world. Professionally qualified in the field of HR, he is also a university lecturer, specialising in graduate employability, ensuring that his students get the best possible start in their chosen careers.
Over the years Graham has worked in a number of advisory and consultancy roles, here in the UK, in Europe and also in the USA / Canada. He is widely acknowledged as being an expert in Outdoor Experiential Learning. Above all, he is the friendly voice at the end of the phone with the knowledge you are seeking!
“Once I had made the decision to send my son to the USA, Graham was a constant source of support. I found him highly effective and professional at all times. Dealing with challenging problems within your family can be very stressful and indeed isolating. Graham was always there on the other end of the phone offering a friendly ear and deep understanding of the issues and challenges we were facing.”Fiona (Mum) – London
Terese Cook – Clinical Director
BSc Hons, Dip HE, NP, RN
Terese has over 40 years of experience, as a Clinician, working both in the NHS and also in the Private Sector. Her career began in Nursing, gaining the majority of her experience in a “Primary Care” setting. This provided her with a wealth of knowledge and experience across a number of specialities i.e., Community Nursing, Mental Health, Social Care, Palliative Care and Bereavement Counselling.
In 2005 she made the strategic move into senior management within the Ambulance Service, where she worked in the Clinical Governance and Patient Safety directorate.
After taking early retirement in 2011, Terese formed her own Training Consultancy and embarked upon the national delivery of various programmes and initiatives in partnership with the NHS. She can talk to Parents and families to put them at ease, as an experienced Clinician, but also more importantly as a Mother and a Grandmother.