Hugh Macnab, creator of The Human Approach

Hugh Macnab

HG.Dip., MHGI, BSc(.hons), Dip. Couns.

Hugh Macnab - a Therapistʼs CV - Tapestry of life

Manual labour
Night school ONC and HND
Honours Degree in Microwave Engineering
Electronic design engineer
Production manager
Manufacturing manager
Strategic planning manager
Regional business manager
European business manager
Planned acquisition of 1.0 B$ company
Helped close six factories
New business start-up advisor (Hi Tech)
Non-Exec Director for several companies
Chairman Furniture manufacturing company
Executive coach in NHS and elsewhere
Qualified as psychotherapist

Ill as child
Bullied at school
Left school as soon as possible
Gang member
Married very young
Paid self through University
Two sons
Maintained relationship with sons
Worked in USA, Switzerland and France
Married GP - Ugandan family
Leaned some social skills at last
Wife died from Ovarian Cancer
Voluntary counselling - Rape survivor clinic
Certificate & Diploma in counselling
With new partner & larger family five ʻchildrenʼ & eight grandchildren