About us

Steve Brown has worked in mainstream and specialist settings in the UK and Australia.

He specialises in SEND and has worked in outreach advisory services for Autism and SEMH. He was the Care & Control Co-ordinator for Birmingham City Council for 4 years and worked as an adviser for their Autism Team for 9 years prior to that.

He has worked from pre-school (degree specialism) to post 16 and also been very successful in supporting parents and families.

He has been a Team Teach Tutor for over 17 years and also writes and delivers training on a range of subjects.

He is currently in high demand due to his skills and experience in supporting specialist and mainstream settings across Birmingham and surrounding areas.

Call on 07946728713 stevebrownbst@gmail.com

Steve is an accredited member of the Society of Educational Consultants.

Steve is a member (MICM) of the Conflict Management industry’s governing body – The Institute of Conflict Management.

He holds a Senior licence to deliver Team Teach Birmingham Walsall Dudley Solihull.

He is a trained Person Centred Review Facilitator.

He is a Play Included Brick-by-Brick facilitator

Andrea Moore has worked in Birmingham Schools across the city for 27 years.

She specialises in SEND and has an interest in language difficulties, Tic Disorders, SpLD (Dyslexia) and autism. She has worked in an advisory role for over 17 years. The work included parent groups, assessing students and advising as well as writing and delivering training in a range of subjects. Recently she has been supporting schools with SEN Coordination in Birmingham and Dudley.

She has worked as an Interim SENDCo and Team Lead in a Speech and Language Dept. in a specialist setting, as well as continuing to offer advice to Senco's on their strategic role and of course working with staff, pupils and parents.

Andrea is :

a qualified SENCo

a qualified SpLD (Dyslexia) Teacher (ATS awarded by BDA) PATOSS member

a registered ICAN Talkboost KS2 and Primary Talk Trainer

a trained Person Centred Review Facilitator

Andrea is an accredited member of the Society of Educational Consultants

CBT trained to NCFE Level 4 equivalent - OCN

A qualified dyslexia teacher and assessor following completion of a post graduate certificate course in SpLD (Dyslexia).

An Intermediate Team Teach trainer

Call on 07947369701 andreamoorebst@gmail.com


Michelle Bentley, SEMH Advisor.

Michelle has worked in education for over 20 years; since 2001 she has held a variety of roles supporting Children in Care via Birmingham Virtual School (previously Looked After Children Education Service). She was an Education Advisor at the latter end of her career with Virtual School.

Throughout her education career she has supported children, from Early Years to Post 16, in academic progress and social & emotional development, as well as supporting staff to understand the SEMH needs of the children they are teaching. She has delivered training to school staff in de-escalation strategies, Emotion Coaching and Attachment Awareness.

Over the last 9 years she has also advised and delivered training regarding Pupil Premium Plus, Children Placed for Adoption and Post-LAC children.

Michelle is currently offering 1:1 sessions for pupils with academic, SEN and SEMH needs, as well as support sessions for school staff to assist in further understanding the SEMH needs of their pupils.

She is

  • an Advanced Team Teach Lead Trainer for Birmingham, Walsall, Dudley and Solihull.

  • an Operational Lead for a Tutoring Programme, supporting teachers across the West Midlands who tutor pupils in their setting, as part of Equal Education Ltd.

Qualifications re SEMH/Counselling:

CACHE Early Years and Childcare Diploma

Liverpool in Excellence Education and Learning Mentor

ABC Level 2 Award in Counselling Concepts

ABC Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills

Specialist Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People


She is currently completing a

ABC Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (due to qualify by December 2021)

Call: 07732 782 502

Alison Tatem has worked in Birmingham Schools across the city with an Autism Outreach Team.

She specialises in Early Years SEND and Tic Disorders. She has worked in an advisory role for over 17 years.

She leads and assists with Team-Teach Training and de-escalation/personal safety for LTS. She also offers outreach support to schools.

Alison is

An Intermediate Team Teach trainer with a Lead license