Gareth Strangemore-Jones, NCTJ, FFSE, PG Dip, PGCE, AfSFH, NCH

Gareth is Business, Marketing & Communications Consultant to Enfys Studio, a Clinical Hypnotherapist & Psychotherapist as well as a Master Quantum HealingReiki Practitioner.  He also runs Business & Creativity Booster Packages.

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Gareth has had a career in marketing, communications and events for more than 20 years. Commercially, Gareth has worked for some of the largest multi-national companies in the world, for internationally-recognized academic institutions and for local and central government bodies.

For NGO’s, charities and social enterprises, Gareth has raised significant funds and awareness and effectively managed corporate social responsibility from a number of business sectors.

The Penarth Practice

Gareth has recently founded The Penarth Practice with his life and business partner, Enfys Jones.  They offer Clinical Hypnotherapy, Psychotherapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy for a range of health issues and life challenges.

“If the idea of leaving the past behind and moving forward positively appeals to you, Solution Focused Hypnotherapy can help.  Based on SFBT (Solution Focused Brief Therapy), this powerful, research-based therapy will help you to focus on strengths and solutions rather than dwelling on problems.”  (Association for Solution Focused Hypnotherapy)

Clinical Hypnotherapy is the single most powerful psychotherapeutic tool for Stress, Anxiety and Depression.

For a full list of issues and challenges that Clinical Hypnotherapy can help, click here.

“Research shows that there is more scientific evidence for Clinical Hypnotherapy than any other Complementary Therapy…By using hypnosis, people can perform prodigious feats of will-power and self-healing!” (The Health Education Authority / NHS NICE)

For more information, see www.thepenarthpractice.com

Award-winning Social Entrepreneur

Gareth is a member of The Club of Budapest, an international think tank on how we transition to a peaceful and sustainable future.  Honourable members include HH The Dalai Lama, Mikhail Gorbachev, Dr Ervin Laszlo, Barbara Marx Hubbard, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Paolo Coelho, Deepak Chopra, Peter Gabriel and Bianca Jagger.

He is a Fellow of the Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs and won The UnLtd Millennium Award, as featured in the insightful publication: UnLtd – Working From The Heart – What Propels a Social Entrepreneur?

ode-logoGareth was named as “Intelligent Optimist of the Year” by ODE Magazine after being nominated by Dr Ervin Laszlo for his work with Worldshift and other good causes.

In 2001, Gareth helped with the global PR launch of Windows XP for Microsoft via Callserve Communications (Europe’s leading VoIP internet telephony company) and worked with a number of Callserve’s multinational corporate partners including Sony, Real Networks, Packard Bell and Freeserve.  Callserve’s own PR campaign reached a global audience of more than 128 million readers of targeted trade and consumer press.

In 2002 – 2003, Gareth was seconded to Brunel University to assist with their transitional communications surrounding their £120 million redevelopment of campuses and was subsequently made Head of PR.

Around about then, he also co-founded BeThePeace as a movement calling for people to treat *themselves* to peace…not to wish for peace for the world…not to wish for peace for their family, friends or others…but to treat yourself to peace…and by finding even a moment of inner calm, to contribute to world peace and wellbeing!  A larger organization grew and is now the world’s largest synchronised mediation and prayer for peace – for more, click here.

087Z3365In 2003 – 2004, Gareth promoted The European Social Forum that came to London for the first time, sitting on the influential Culture Working Group.  He soon realized that many creative people could align with the ESF’s principle that “Another World is Possible” and so founded The European Creative Forum and helped to co-ordinate and promote its popular monthly “Visions of Another World” events.  Gareth worked with and promoted Peace Not War, an amorphous group of underground activist and mainstream musicians who raised £1m for peace groups worldwide.

The day after Boxing Day in 2004, Gareth set up a new fundraising charity, Tsunami Relief, which helped focus the public, Rotarians and sister organizations to raise more than £24million to help the physical, mental and emotional rebuilding of those communities shattered by the earthquakes off Indonesia and the subsequent tsunami.

In 2006 he helped set up NAP: News and Pictures covering the likes of Glastonbury Festival of Performing Arts, Bestival, The Big Chill, Glade Festival, Sunrise Celebration, Green Man Festival, Lovebox, Waveform Festival, Escape to the Park, The Cardiff Big Weekender and Reading Festival.

In 2007-2008, Gareth founded Ecoshelter, a new social enterprise / charity coalition that seeks to provide sustainable and community living solutions for Disaster Relief, Poverty Relief and Environmental Relief.

In 2008, Gareth co-founded Events4Change producing, programming and promoting conscious clubnights, funky change-focused festivals and tansformational events. Events4Change is a Founding Partner of Worldshift.

In October 2008, he launched “Bodyworlds at the O2″ – the World’s most successful touring exhibition at the World’s busiest and most popular venue! Within a week, PR coverage had reached more than 40 million people!

In January 2009, Gareth helped launch 999 It’s Time, a new movement drawing attention to the state of Social, Economic and Environmental Emergencies we face combined with practical actions we can all take and effect change, even as individuals.  Ambassadors included Bruce Parry (BBC Presenter, Tribe / Amazon), Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall (C4 Presenter, River Cottage / Ethical Consumer Campaigner), Sam Roddick (Bondage4Freedom), Tamsin Omond (Plane Stupid, Climate Rush), Misty Oldland (The Golden Seed) and others communicating that we can effect change, even as individuals.

   

Worldshift Media Logo - August 2011 - jpgOn 9/9/9, Gareth Co-initiated Worldshift 2012, managing the launch of the book widely acclaimed to be “Our Handbook For Change” (Mikhail Gorbachev).  He simultaneously launched a Global Declaration of Emergency and a Call to Action backed by The Club of Budapest, The WWF, The Jane Goodall Institute, The World Wisdom Council, The Institute of Noetic Sciences, The Goi Peace Foundation, The Art of Living Foundation, The Foundation for Conscious Evolution, Kosmos Magazine, Events4Change, Positive TV and many others.

In 2009, Gareth was made a Creative Member of The Club of Budapest, an international thinktank on how we transition to a peaceful, sustainable future.  Other members include HH The Dalai Lama, Dr Ervin Laszlo, Mikhail Gorbachev, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Peter Gabriel, Dame Jane Goodall, Paulo Coelho, Deepak Chopra, Mohammed Yunus and many more esteemed conscious global thinkers.

On 10/10/10, The Worldshift Movement was born promoting Spiritual Activism and on 11/11/11, Gareth activated Worldshift Media with the support of these and other enlightened organisations and committed individuals to promote The Worldshift Values of Common Unity: Peace, Justice, Sustainability, Social Innovation and Conscious Evolution.

General Mischief 1 - Low ResIn Summer of 2012, Gareth reactivated The Creative Forum (an open space platform for volunteer creatives and cultural creatives to express their Visions of Another World) and took the now rebranded Worldshift Creative Forum on a tour of the UK’s leading transformational events and festivals running spaces that incorporated an eclectic, enlightened mix of transformational talks and practical workshop; yoga, enerchi working and mediations; conscious performance and poetry; live acoustic and full on dj soundsystems promoting The Worldshift Values and celebrating Diversity.  Gareth DJs as General Mischief (pictured right).

He has been practicing Reiki, Tai Chi, Yoga, Prana, Tantric and freestyle energy healing for more than 20 years.

Click here for more about Clinical Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy.

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Click here for more information about Gareth’s Business & Creativity Booster Packages.

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6 Rowan Close, The Paddocks, Penarth, 

Vale of Glamorgan CF64 5BU (Google Map)

(T) 02921 409218   (M) 07910 303948

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