Adrienne is a presenter, educator and parent consultant. She has a particular interest in youth with complex or challenging behaviour. Drawing on her training with the Neufeld Institute, she seeks to help parents and professionals better understand young people from a relational developmental perspective. Adrienne is a former high school teacher and lecturer in human development and is mother to two adolescents of her own. She is also Team Leader of Neufeld Aotearoa and the Neufeld Institute Regional Director.

Parent Pickle

For wisdom from the Neufeld Institute for parents in a pickle, read Adrienne's articles on her journeys with the Neufeld paradigm on Substack.


Parent Consulting

Click below to learn about parent consultations with Adrienne.

Parent Consults


Click below to read further about the relational approach Adrienne uses with complex youth behaviour. The Blog is a mix of personal stories and published articles.


Upcoming Events

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