Nadene has been heading NCJW NSW’s Mum for Mum program since 2012, increasing the program’s reach from 14 trained volunteers when it began in 2008 to now having 200 volunteers supporting over 250 families a year. She currently oversees the program along with a professional intake team. Under Nadene’s helm the program has received multiple awards and community recognition. She sits on multiple boards including WHAM global international women’s health advocacy group, and the Jewish Suicide Prevention Network. Nadene served as a volunteer counsellor and training mentor with Lifeline for many years. She owned and ran a preschool for 25 years after immigrating to Australia, developed training courses, and ran workshops in the corporate, welfare and educational areas. She has an undergraduate in psychology, postgraduate counselling, Cert IV in Training, and is a trained yoga teacher and Circle of Security Facilitator.
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