Recovery Practitioner, Mediator, Holistic Coach
Matt is a music industry veteran of 30 years, with the ten most recent in the mental health and addictions fields. He is one of the most experienced and trusted practitioners in personal support for mental health and addiction recovery. A passionate campaigner and advocate for change, Matt is co-founder and Chair of Trustees of the charity Music Support, and a communications consultant to the charity Forward Trust, with special responsibilities for their ground-breaking Taking Action on Addiction campaign. In this capacity he has consulted to multiple TV and radio programmes such as The Archers and Emmerdale on their addiction related storylines and scripts, as well as various documentaries including Channel 4’s recent Will Young: Losing My Twin Rupert. Matt is also a qualified mediator as well as a very experienced coach. He has significant experience with a diverse range of artists/clients in many different situations from international stadium tours to grass roots venues tours and festivals, and organisations from small to global companies.