Nick Luxmoore

Nick Luxmoore

Nick Luxmoore is a trainer, school counsellor, teacher, youth worker and psychodrama psychotherapist (UKCP registered). He has over 35 years' experience of working with young people and with the professionals who support them. Nick's career has included teaching English and Drama in schools and prison, teaching counselling at Oxford Brookes University, running a youth centre and youth theatre, setting up and managing a young people's counselling and information service, working as a school counsellor and as a counsellor with young refugees and asylum seekers. He is the author of eight books - Listening to Young People in School, Youth Work and Counselling (2000), Working with Anger and Young People (2006), Feeling like Crap: Young People and the Meaning of Self-Esteem (2008), Young People in Love and in Hate (2010), Young People and the Curse of Ordinariness (2011), Young People, Death and the Unfairness of Everything (2012), School Counsellors Working with Young People and Staff: A Whole-School Approach (2013) and Essential Listening Skills For Busy School Staff: What To Say When You Don't Know What To Say (2014) all published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Nick Luxmoore is the Academy Counsellor at King Alfred's Academy, Wantage, in the UK. See

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Young People Up Close

Working with adolescents
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