Stuart is Chair of the NSTT and Principal of the NCHP. He is in clinical practice as a therapist (UKCP & BACP) and he is also a UKCP accredited supervisor.
As an educator, Stuart holds fellowship of The Higher Education Academy and sits on the NCHP Academic Board, the Committee of The College of Outcome Oriented and Hypno-Psychotherapies within UKCP and the Executive Committee of The United Kingdom Council of Hypnotherapy. Within these organisations he is involved in policy relating to the profession as a whole.
Stuart is an NCHP graduate and has postgraduate qualifications in psychotherapy, counselling and psychology as well as experience of writing and research at Master’s and Doctoral levels and is the recipient of the NCHP prizes for academic achievement at both Stage 2 and Stage 3.