Richard Daniel Curtis is an internationally renowned behaviour expert. The former teacher is known for his impact with turning around some of the most extreme behaviours and is consulted by people from around the globe. Said to have personally influenced the lives of over half a million children, Richard is passionate about helping change a generation.
He has founded The Mentoring School, a professional development training team to help people supporting children, young people, young adults, refugees, apprentices, sports coaches, business leaders and more. Richard is also the founder of multi-award winning special needs support service The Root Of It.
Author of The Curtis Scale, a tool to assess the social and emotional development of children, Richard’s work has had an impact in five continents.
He has written seven books, including Gratitude in Primary Schools, Gratitude in Secondary Schools and Higher Education, Gratitude at Home, The Parent’s Guide to the Modern World, 101 Tips for Parents, 101 More Tips for Parents and 101 Behaviour Tips for Parents. Richard lives in Southampton with his girlfriend, his newborn baby boy and his pet chickens (rescued battery hens obviously).