Gary Butler

Author and adviser
020 7492 2559

Gary has been involved with Beyond Words for over 10 years. He has worked as an adviser on many titles and authored his own book 'A New Kind of Trainer'.

Responsible for:

  • Editorial adviser
  • Author
  • Events
  • Training


Gary co-wrote A New Kind of Trainer in 2004. He has since been an advisor on When Dad Hurts Mum (2014). Gary can often be found at Beyond Words events and is a font of knowledge, having worked on a long list of titles. Gary currently works at St George's University of London, where he trains NHS staff and students on how to work with people with learning disabilities. Gary is a lover of music and film.