Over the past 15 years Oli has combined his work in the human services sector, particularly in the areas of family services and child protection, with a successful career as an author and mindfulness teacher. During this time Oli has published five books on mindfulness practice including the bestselling Mindfulness Plain and Simple, as well as facilitating training on mindfulness and strengths-based practice in Australia and overseas.
Oli sees reflective practice as the cornerstone of high quality family work and is passionate about improving supervision within the human services sector. Oli combines a strong understanding of the theoretical basis of strengths-based approaches with practical experience working with children and families. Oli is a strong advocate for the role of high quality visual resources in deepening conversations.