Partners of TSOJ Approach

These enterprises and individuals are those who I have worked with personally and know fully embrace the School of Joy Approach ethos. I would recommend each of these due to the positive and supportive approach to children and young people with SEND. No financial transactions have taken part for them to be included in this directory.

We Can Access

A brilliant social enterprise run by David and Emma Bara. Seeking global systems change to make society and education accessible to all.

My Employment Passport

Richard is a passionate believer that everyone should have access to employment and supports young people with SEND to gain their first paid job.

Reachout ASC

Lynn and her team are inclusive employers and run training across the UK in Autism and more.

Louise Sullivan

Louise is founder of Roots and Shoots Learning (Nature-based AP) offer educational solutions to the core issues currently faced by the UK education system


Sarah at BackPocketTeacher is a highly experienced educator Specialising in the needs of bereaved and grieving children with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities.

Beyond Behaviour

With over 20 years’ experience, Steve Russell brings a wealth of knowledge in helping people take a step back and look beyond behaviour(s) that cause concern in order to identify solutions


Dr Chris Moore is an Educational Psychologist. Having worked as a teaching assistant in a post-primary setting and a counsellor and supervisor at a national helpline. I've also had the privilege to be involved in voluntary work with children and adults with additional needs.