High Quality Training
and Consultancy

High Quality Training
and Consultancy

What We Do

We create engaging and effective courses on motivational interviewing, communication and inter-personal skills for health and social care professionals, local authority and voluntary sector staff and businesses.

Trainers and educators also love our courses on dynamic, effective techniques to make learning fast, effective and fun. Our programmes combine quality, evidence-based content, with hands-on practice using the latest and best learning methods.


Liz Cornwallis

Founder and director Liz Cornwallis is a highly experienced and acclaimed educator and trainer. She is part of the prestigious international Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) and regularly collaborates with global experts in the field.

Liz’s background is in nursing. public health and higher education. She now combines training consultancy with her hypnotherapy and coaching practice. Liz’s approach is flexible and friendly. She aims to make learning fun and to build on participants’ existing knowledge and skills.

Our skilled and experienced co- trainers come from NHS, higher education, local authority and voluntary sector backgrounds.

Creative learning techniques
for trainers.

Quality training from small groups to international audiences.

Our online courses make learning easy and accessible.


Our high quality training courses can be delivered face to face,
online or a blend of both.

Choose from:
  • On site training- we come to you
  • Open training- you come to us
  • Online anytime training
Some of our most popular courses:
  • Introduction to Motivational Interviewing (see video)
  • Motivational Interviewing Skills Development
  • Motivational Interviewing Masterclass
  • Motivational Interviewing in Health Care
  • Introduction to Behaviour Change Skills
  • Make Learning Fast, Effective and Fun
    creative methods for trainers and educators.

We have a proven track record of providing excellent training for health and social care professionals, voluntary sector staff and partner agencies as well as business organisations.  Our courses combine quality, evidence-based content, with hands-on practice using the latest effective and enjoyable learning methods.

Brief explanation of Motivational Interviewing by Professor Bill Miller

Trusted by clients including:

  • NHS Health Scotland
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
  • NHS Lanarkshire
  • NHS Forth Valley
  • NHS Tayside
  • Public Health Wales
  • NHS Lincolnshire
  • North West London Primary Care Trust
  • East Dunbartonshire Community Health Partnership
  • East Dunbartonshire Council
  • East Ayrshire Council
  • BPP University
  • Pfizer
  • Eli-Lilley
  • Coloplast
  • Diabetes UK
  • Penumbra mental health organisation


Contact us here or if you prefer,
email [email protected]
to discuss your (or your organisation’s) training requirements and get a free quotation tailored to your needs. 

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