Hey, my name is Cal and I look forward to working with you! First though, here’s a little bit about me –
Growing up with a younger brother who is autistic, I saw first hand how difficult it was for him to navigate the world around him and how hard it was for my parents. Gaming was a great way for my brother to relax and be creative. I have many fond memories of him and I connecting online and playing games together.
From my experience with my brother, I was inspired to work with SEND children and I went on to become a one-on-one mentor supporting children with a variety of different needs including Autism, ADHD, PDA and trauma. I found it very rewarding seeing them grow, gain confidence and eventually open up and talk about issues they had through the fun and relaxed environment I was able to create for them.
I have also worked in China for a number of years teaching English to children between the ages of 5 and 18 and found this experience extremely valuable. I enjoyed learning about a new culture and living on the other side of the world!
I’ve enjoyed gaming since I was little, and still remember when I first tried Halo online and my mind was blown. I went on to play Call of Duty competitively. I loved being a part of the online Esports community, building good friendships and learning how to work well within a team. I think gaming is a fantastic outlet for people and a really valuable tool in today’s society.
I love travelling, music and playing drums in my spare time. I was lucky enough to combine all 3 and toured around Europe with my band.I also enjoy photography, plants, lifting weights and nutrition.
Call of Duty, Counter Strike, Halo, Forza, Battle Bit Remastered, Valorant, Among Us.
Lifting weights, Nutrition, House plants, playing drums, Racing cars, photography, Travel, Animals.
We'd love to hear from you.
If you would like our team to get in touch with you to discuss how we can help you and your young people through our services, please feel free to fill out our contact form, and we will be in touch as soon as possible to talk you through enrolling with one of our mentors or counsellors