Sophie Cook

Not today : How I chose life

If anyone hasn’t had a chance to hear Sophie speak – make sure you do!

If anyone hasn’t had a chance to hear Sophie speak – make sure you do!

“I just wanted to say thank you for the powerful speech you gave today at Bournemouth University for the young people and self harm conference. It was so eye-opening and emotive to not only hear someone’s personal experience of self harm, but also the many hurdles and challenges you have overcome in your life to shape you in to the person you are today. I think it’s so important for people...

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The audience loved it… and it left them in tears

The audience loved it… and it left them in tears

“Sophie spoke at Campaign’s event, “The Unconscious Bias of Brands” and was outstanding. Her examples of how trans have typically been represented in advertising was incredibly thought provoking and poignant. Facts combined with personal experience and direct perspective made the talk utterly engaging and memorable. A strong and unforgettable message. The audience loved...

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Captivated the audience and demonstrated the value of respect

Captivated the audience and demonstrated the value of respect

“We were extremely pleased Sophie accepted our invitation to appear as the keynote speaker at the Sussex Oakleaf annual conference. Sophie captivated the audience right from the start with her passionate, funny and often emotional talk. Sophie spoke honestly about her personal battle with mental health and her inspirational story of coming out as a trans woman. Thank you, Sophie, for...

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Watching you speak changed me as a person

Watching you speak changed me as a person

“I saw you speak at a breakfast talk in London. I have to say that I was probably at best neutral to the world of transgender before the talk and I was certainly interested to know more. “I can honestly say that watching you speak changed me as a person. I came away wanting to enlighten other people as much as I could about the subject and I have since embarked on a quest to raise...

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Passionate, articulate, witty speaker on mental health

Passionate, articulate, witty speaker on mental health

“Sophie is a passionate, articulate, witty speaker on mental health and wellbeing. She is confident, forthright and knowledgeable. “She brings a mix of her personal history alongside an admirable political awareness to inform, spark debate and raise awareness. “I would have no hesitation in recommending her as a speaker for any event.” Helen Jones CEO MindOut If...

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Invaluable advice and words

Invaluable advice and words

“The LGBT Leaders committee wanted to say a huge thank you for speaking on the LGBT women in business panel and for stepping in last minute for the trans panel too last Saturday. The feedback we received from the attendees was incredible; they said your advice and words were invaluable which reminded us why we organise this conference every year. In total we welcomed around 150 LGBT...

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