Early in my career, I expressed this focus through teaching
ballroom dancing. I loved the way that it helped people come alive and take
their minds off their everyday worries, as well as giving them confidence and bringing them
After managing a dance studio in Sydney, Australia for a few
years, my desire to experience more of the world started me on the journey of
living abroad with my new husband (not so new anymore…. married 22 years in
Having completed my Masters Degree in Communications, my
career developed as a coach and trainer with both individuals and companies.
After several years in various parts of Europe, our wanderlust led us to Asia,
and we have been living in Taiwan since just before the arrival of the first of
our three children in 2004.
My first book, related to overcoming the stigma of
depression, was published in Australia in 2000. Since then I have written
several books, and hundreds of articles.