As co-director of Families Feeling Safe, Dave is co-author (with Fiona) of Families Feeling Safe; an evidence based Protective Behaviours programme for mums, dads and carers.

Dave saw the huge potential of Protective Behaviours whilst working for Bedfordshire Youth Offending Service (BYOS) in 1999 and wanted to share his passion and enable people to bring about changes in their lives.

He became a Protective Behaviours Trainer in 2000 and co-founded Families Feeling Safe in 2014 with Fiona continuing the vital work formerly undertaken by Action for Children.

Dave also trained as a management coach, NLP Master Practitioner and teacher of Mindfulness