Public Speaking

I have attended a variety of events where I have been interviewed, participated in discussion panels and talked about my books and the topics they cover. I always have plenty to say!

Interview

Other public speaking has included, for example:

  • Various interviews with Radio Norfolk about relationships and sex education and an interview with BBC Radio Scotland about emotional literacy.
  • An interview about emotional literacy and wellbeing with The Teacher Hug Book Club.
  • An interview with The Lady magazine.
  • An interview about supporting children to become more emotionally literate for the ‘Mastermind Your Parenting Journey Summit’.
  • Various videos for promoting her books and the topics they cover. For example: It’s OK to Cry and The Same but Different.
  • Various Library talks.
  • A talk about positive mental health for Bloomsbury Publishers employees during their wellbeing week.
  • An interactive session on combating anxiety for parents and teachers for the charity Amnesty International.
  • A talk and participation in a discussion panel about sex education aimed at parents and carers and their children, at Camp Bestival.

Other public performances have included:

  • Champion of the first Red Balloon Debating contest! Six knock-out rounds debating democracy.
  • Three-time participant of True Stories Live
  • Various characters to support the theatre productions of The Common Lot
  • Several wedding and birthday speeches and performances
  • Front person and fiddle player in a Klezmer band for five years
  • Compere at a local music festival
  • Opening night speech for Norwich FoodCycle

“Thank you also for being so organised and delivering what you said you would deliver and more!”

Hannah Kerr, Primary School teacher, The Clare School, Norwich