Self-Love Starts Here.
VieNess CIC is an award winning Hampshire CIC,
supporting adults and children in their journey towards self-acceptance, self-love and body confidence.
Our unique workshops, books and events are facilitated by our expert practitioner and author, Vie Portland (Psychology BSc Honors).
All profits go towards supporting children and disadvantaged adults discover and love themselves via specialist workshops and events.
VieNess | About Your Facilitator
When I am asked why I do what I do, I tell them it's because people asked me to. When people saw me perform, they asked me to teach them; when they saw me dance at vintage events, they asked me to teach them. When people saw how my teaching helped people feel better about themselves, they asked me to teach them.
That's the way it's been since the very beginning; with people seeing me doing something and then asking me to teach, educate and share my work.
I always say that my life experiences have all come together as a gift for this cause.
I have a background in psychology, counselling, childcare and education and I also use my life experiences of overcoming adversity, to being who I am now today.
I love to work with people of all ages to help them see how wonderful they are - just as they are.
Alexa Young, CA
"Last summer I was really struggling with my weight and self esteem. Vie offered to have a session with me, and taught me a new way of looking at my body.
A year on, I am now feeling significantly better in myself and am much kinder to myself than I have ever been. Thank you Vie!!"
Morgan James, NY
"I bought Vie's confidence and happiness cards for our young adults in their stocking.
They loved them, and appreciated the idea of always having the box with them for a boost of happiness or a pickup of confidence.
Highly recommend these cards."
Lisa Driver, MI
"I attended an online workshop with Vie - 'Body Positive Parenting'.
Vie's knowledge is outstanding and the way she approaches sensitive subjects is amazing. I would recommend this workshop as it's value is essential to the modern world our children live in."
Award Winning CIC
The Future Minds Award The VIP Awards 2019
The New Business Award
The VIP Awards 2019
Business of the Year
The VIP Awards 2019
Queen of Positive Body Image August 2020