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I give people & organisations the tools and the science to improve by 1% each day.

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My mission is to help people & businesses implement practical strategies to improve their wellbeing and enjoyment of life. 

To achieve this I present interactive, engaging workshops to businesses, schools and community groups. 

-Steve Hodkinson- MEd PGDip

Workshops and presentations 

Steve offers a range of workshops to businesses, education providers, community groups and students. In addition to the presentations and workshops mentioned below, Steve can custom-make a course to suit your specific needs.

Workshops & presentations
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Testimonials

"Thank you Steve for your Thriving Together workshop, all of the team really enjoyed what you have to offer, we will definitely book you in for future events."

Sian Highe - Todd & Walker Law

Testimonials
Life coaching through adventure

Life Coaching through Adventure

We understand that life can be full of obstacles and challenges that can make it difficult to make the changes you desire. That’s why we provide life coaching services to help you discover the best version of yourself.  As well as presenting workshops, Steve has a unique take on life coaching for people who want to be inspired or make changes in life.

The coaching programme covers three months and involves;

  • Four inspiring adventures in the stunning Central Otago environment (2x overnight trips, 2 day trips).

    • The adventures can involve Rafting, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Rock climbing, Abseiling, Skiing and Snowshoeing.

    • All gear, food and transport is provided

  • Fortnightly catch ups (face 2 face or virtual)

  • Positive Psychology based coaching

  • Suggestions for appropriate adventures post course

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Steve believe's that to achieve the best results in life, you need to get out of your comfort zone. That's why our coaching is unlike anything you've seen before.

  • Four inspiring adventures - As an experienced and fully qualified outdoor guide and Wellbeing & Resilience coach, Steve will sit with you and plan your four bespoke adventures.  With a range of outdoor qualifications including Kayak, Raft, Rock, Alpine instructor, and 35 years experience taking groups and personal missions in the outdoors,  Steve has the skills and experience to make the most of every environment. 

  • Fortnightly catch ups - WIth regular catch up sessions between adventures Steve will support you making the steps needed in order to move towards your goals

  • Positive Psychology based coaching - identifying your strengths and utilizing them to address challenges in your life is the underpinning philosophy of Positive Psychology.

 

  • Recommendations for post course adventures - Steve will provide ideas for you to continue to get outdoors and connect with the wilderness. 

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  • We have a comprehensive, fully audited safety system and qualmark accreditation.  Steve holds pre-hospital emergency care, (PHEC) and all activity specific qualifications. 

 

Investment - $5250  includes all transport from Wanaka / Queenstown to the four bespoke adventures, all food & beverages, equipment, professional qualified guide, personal gear as necessary, fortnightly catch ups and life long memories. 

With this unique approach to life coaching, you’ll be able to make the changes you desire in a safe, supportive environment.

 

Contact Steve for a no obligation zoom or phone call to see if this could work for you. 

About

Meet Steve Hodkinson

Steve is an experienced educator whose passions are Wellbeing, Resilience and Outdoor Adventure.  He has a Masters Degree in Education and a Post graduate Diploma in Positive Psychology & Wellbeing.  As well as 25 years working in High Schools around the globe, Steve has worked as an Adventure Tourism Guide, a Health & Safety Consultant, a Special Education advisor and is now Director of Wellderness & Stevehodkinson.com.

His interactive workshops and presentations highlight the importance of making small changes in our lives, what Steve calls the 1% rule. Steve believes in sharing with people practical, evidence-based tools, that can improve lives. He delivers Wellbeing and Resilience in a way that is both engaging and full of takeaway activities that your staff and leaders can utilise in their lives, and in their workplace.   

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