To help you flourish!

Thrive in turbulent times with Patricia Cleghorn’s courses, coaching and books.
Be calm, conscious and confident as you move forward.

How can we help you flourish?

All courses, coaching and speaking engagements are available online. 
For individuals and organisations

Are you?

– going through major changes, looking for guidance and a more meditative approach to facing the inevitable challenges and in maintaining peace of mind, as you move forward?

– running your own company or working in a business or the public sector, looking for courses or coaching, to help staff with the challenges of redundancy, remaining motivated while working from home and dealing with the stresses and uncertainties of the current situation?

– a young person or working with young people? 
See our Move Forward with Confidence course, with the Tutor Training, taught by Patricia Cleghorn personally. A trained tutor can also provide Move Forward direct to your students.

– wanting to thrive with one of our Flourish! courses for women? If you have your own staff or you are a coach with clients, see our Flourish! Tutor Training programme.

– looking for a talk, to provide a boost in confidence, calm and inspiration, for greater success? This can be for your staff, clients or group.

– at senior level, looking for a confidential, individually designed Executive Focus, one-to-one, programme, with Patricia Cleghorn, to help you thrive?

– an author or aspiring author, who longs for greater creativity, inspiration and confidence, with a means to completing your first or next book and getting it out to the world? See Write that Book!

Please contact us to discuss any of these or with any questions you may have.

Orchid has an excellent track record of success with courses and coaching for both individuals and organisations. These include British Airways, BOC, BTG, Anglian Water, Heinz, Barts Hospital, Edinburgh International Book Festival, St Andrews University, HMYOI Polmont, IT Blanchardstown, Dublin and Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College.

Patricia Cleghorn is Principal of Orchid International, an author, tutor and speaker. She has an exceptionally wide range of experience in helping people to flourish.

Patricia has featured in the national press, in many magazines, as well as on radio and television.

All courses, coaching and speaker invitations arranged online as appropriate.


Whether you are a multi-national, small business or in the public sector, Orchid courses help people to boost confidence, stay calm and focused on success in challenging times.


Patricia has many years’ experience coaching people, in-house and booking privately for confidential one-to-one sessions.


Patricia Cleghorn is available as a guest speaker for your conference, in-house event or business meeting.

Please contact us to discuss any of these or with any questions you may have

Books and Audio by Patricia Cleghorn

Books and Audio by Patricia Cleghorn


The Secrets of Self-Esteem: Your guide to positive change, Boost your confidence and flourish in your life.

Confidence Boosters: easy step confidence for difficult times


Boost Your Self-Esteem! Raise your confidence and lower stress.

Learn to Relax & Sleep Well! Practical Relaxations for day and night.

Write Now! Be Confident, Be Inspired! For writers and aspiring writers.

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‘These courses have given me information and insights which help me to handle the demands of my role. What I learned on the tutor training programme continues to be invaluable in building the self-confidence of vulnerable young teenagers.’


Senior Social Worker, Child Protection, London Borough of Hackney.

‘Personal Leadership helped staff through major changes. The Move Forward with Confidence Tutor Training for our lecturers means that many students throughout the college now benefit. Excellent feedback, it helps with studying, getting a job and in the workplace.’


Line manager and lecturer, Ealing Hammersmith and West London College.

‘ Excellent for focusing on what you want to achieve and reinforcing your determination to succeed. Subsequent tutor training added to my skills by providing very effective strategies for building confidence and self-motivation in young people.’


Teacher, Derbyshire

‘Initially I only expected to get some tips for an upcoming interview. When the course actually started, I realized I was going to achieve much more than that. I have learned to build up and boost self-confidence from the inside. I feel my life is changing so that the situations I used to find difficult are gradually under my control’


Post Graduate Business Programme, School of Management, University of St Andrews.

‘Patricia’s workshops can help nurture some of the most important things you need in writing, in business, or in life: confidence and inspiration.’

Niall Murtagh

author of 'The Blue-Eyed Salaryman', published by Profile Books.

‘A million thanks for your session. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. I’ve heard nothing but good from male and female, old and new teachers.’


Headmaster, The Waid Academy, Anstruther

‘Very useful – it shows you how to create harmony in your team and achieve your objectives more effectively.’


Manager, BOC Int Headquarters.

‘ Thank you for your wonderful and engaging talk for International Women’s Day…’


Global ESSN Manager, Hewlett Packard

 Many personal and professional benefits for people throughout our business world-wide.’


Human Resources Manager, BTG International Ltd

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