About Us

About Us

‘Breaking The Cycle’™

S.O.B’s primary purpose is to empower Y the adult victim /survivor to transform your life holistically through mindset, nutrition and fitness.

Are you an adult victim/survivors who has experienced any form of the following, individually or collectively:
• Emotional abuse
• Physical abuse
• Sexual abuse
• Neglect
As a result of childhood abuse.

Yes? S.O.B. is here to support you.

SOB’s secondary work is to:

• Educate stakeholders – social workers / counsellors / specialist support services / Government about the impact of childhood abuse on the adult and how mindset, nutrition, fitness & de-stressing can improve the mental, emotional & physical health & well being of the adult victim & survivor.

• Work with partners, carers, family members & supporters to improve their ability to support survivors.

MEET THE TRUSTEES

Chris Tuck – Founder, Author, Health & Wellness Coach

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As a survivor of all forms of childhood abuse and neglect I know how challenging it is to lead a normal everyday life. With a background in accountancy I  re-trained as a health coach because of the problems I faced as a result of he abuse I had suffered. I have been a Health Coach since 2003 and have worked within the Priory Group delivering fitness programmes to inpatients. I now raise awareness about the effects of child abuse on the victims/ survivors’ mental, emotional & physical health and I am a regular speaker/presenter on TV & at national and regional conferences, & events.

Diane Sealey – Communications and Media Relations

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With a background in education I have been working in the field of PR for over 20 years.  I am passionate about ‘putting back’ and over the years I have worked with various charities. My experience includes working with End Child Poverty – a coalition of the UK’s largest children’s charities and AbilityNet – supporting disabled people by helping them to use digital technology at work, at home or in education. I’m passionate and proud to be involved with Survivors Of Abuse – an organisation for positive change, and I am excited about the help and support this charity will provide helping Survivors of Abuse to heal and fulfil their potential; everyone deserves that

 Andrew Crawford – Head of Finance

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A qualified Accountant with a 25 year background experience in Education Finance, Business Development & Consulting. This experience included the monitoring and claiming of Grant funding and the internal and external audit of charities and external funds. He enjoys various sports, reading personal development books and positive thinking.He says “I am keen to see the development of Survivors of Abuse and the positive life changing benefits it will have on all those who uses its services”