About the Authors

Jenni Gates

Jenni is currently working in private practice as an integrative counselling therapist, in Devon, England as well as offering online counselling internationally. She is also a counsellor for Pink Therapy and has a special interest in non-binary gender identities. Jenni has a great deal of experience working with young people and families, including delivering relationship and sex education at several schools and education centres across the UK since 2003. She is passionate about mental health and wellbeing, and believes education is key to a happier healthier world.


Scott Buckler

Scott has an extensive career in education, as a primary and secondary teacher, elearning developer, and as a principal lecturer, having worked for four universities. In recent years, Scott has returned to schools to refresh his practical experience and is currently working towards Chartered Teacher status. Scott has a PhD in anthropology and is widely published in the areas of psychology and education. He is a Chartered Psychologist with expertise in transpersonal psychology and applied educational psychology, two fields that harmonise in the focus of the individual sense of self, a core theme within this book.