About Us

SONY DSCOur mission is to promote positive well-being, health and fitness

Susan is an international executive consultant, working in  Scotland, London and Shanghai, China, offering services across the UK  and beyond.  Susan is available for private consultations, training, workshops and consultancy.

‘Life is for living, live with purpose and no regrets!

Susan has been assisting people of all ages and backgrounds for over 11 years. Her wide ranging qualifications illustrate Susan’s holistic approach towards the range of issues facing people in the complex world and busy world in which we live. Susan loves music, art and is an adventure traveller, whether it is  in the rainforest of Borneo, a camel trek in Morocco or sitting on a beach in Egypt or Arran. Susan is a creative and energetic life coach and motivation consultant. She works with dynamic and positive people who are ready to be challenged.

Training, Qualifications & Experience. Susan completed her MSc programme in Spring 2017. Her Master’s thesis was  entitled, ‘How Compassion and Mindfulness can influence the development of the coach’. Susan is a qualified and registered coach, licensed de-stress consultant, clinical hypnotherapist and motivation therapist ( MSc (Mindfulness Studies), B.Sc., Diploma C.Hyp/NLP, ACFM, MAC).  Susan is a validated practitioner and member of the Association of Coaching, the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council (GHSC). She is an accredited de-stress consultant. She is a business mentor with the Chamber of Commerce, an accredited CPD provider for Education Scotland. and is registered with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) Susan is also a member of the Mindfulness Association.  She dedicates part of her practice to a number of charities.  She is the Founder of ‘Susan Chan Associates’ and ‘Susan Chan at New Horizons’ and is a writer, author and media consultant with her own extensive range of MP3 downloads and audio recordings. Susan is an ambassador for the University of Aberdeen’s MSc. Mindfulness programme and the Mindfulness Association. Susan recently completed the ‘Mindful Living for Young Adults Teacher Training  Course’. Susan is currently working towards a ‘Professional Doctorate’ at Caledonian University.

Susan work was recognised by the Association of Scottish Businesswomen (ASB) in 2014 as a finalist for ‘Most Enterprising (Scottish) Business.’ and in 2011 for ‘Outstanding Contribution to Business’ and ’Best Charity/ Business Partnership’.

  • Susan is a validated practitioner, member of the Association of Coaching and the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council (GHSC).
  • She is an accredited de-stress consultant.
  • She is a business mentor with the Chamber of Commerce, an accredited CPD provider for Education Scotland. and is registered with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC)
  • Susan is also a member of the Mindfulness Association and a mindfulness teacher.  She dedicates part of her practice to a number of charities and the community
  • She is the Founder of ‘Susan Chan at New Horizons’ and ‘Susan Chan Associates’, is a blog writer, author and media consultant with her own extensive range of MP3 downloads and recordings.
  • Susan delivers professional development courses for Hodder Events in Scotland and London

Ian-Web-1Ian Geddes (Senior Consultant)       Ian’s background is in senior management, motivation and CPD delivery. He is a qualified NLP Master practitioner, Motivation and Life Coach. He is an author, blog writer and columnist. As a former Chairman of the English Speaking Union, he offers courses on public speaking, confidence and communication skills. He is a motivation coach with a specialist focus on performance and confidence for clients, including senior school students and corporate executives.  His specialism includes work/ life balance, well-being and de-stress sessions and courses. He is an Associate lecturer with the Open University. Ian offers services across Scotland and beyond and is available for private consultations, training, CPD, workshops and consultancy. He is a member of the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council (GHSC). He is registered with the General Teaching Council of Scotland. Ian is also fully trained and able to deliver the ‘.b mindfulness curriculum to students. Ian is an award winning photographer and is an author of several books on education and motivation. Ian leads challenge treks and trips to Morocco, Iceland and Switzerland.