Alexander (Sandy) Leslie MA, Dip Psych, Adv Dip (Therapeutic Arts)

Facilitator

Sandy’s background is in education and therapeutic provision as a specialist support worker with vulnerable and at risk children. He have extensive experience working therapeutically with children in primary schools and have developed and delivered a tailored arts-based nurture programmes. His work centres on helping children understand and process their emotions in a creative, relational environment. He founded Therapy & Nurture Consulting as a therapeutic community dedicated to helping young people flourish emotionally through relationship building and engagement with the arts. As helping children develop emotional literacy is such a core part of his work he is excited about Bridging the Gap because it is such a helpful platform for children and parents to work together in understanding  emotions allows  good relationships to develop.