About Nelsa

Nelsa has over 15 years’ experience in mentoring young adults, assisting with their
transition to independent living and in the child protection services, helping restore families and
worked in the Mental Health services in Forensics. She has also led, managed and facilitated women’s groups and workshops. This extensive experience with mentoring and facilitation of diverse groups has given Nelsa a fervent desire to support people from all backgrounds and show them how to release
their untapped hidden talents to help them soar.
Nelsa has written and developed a successful creative and interactive personal development
program THISISWHOIAM. This was piloted with 125 young adults and it won Best Business
Idea at the Cre8 Conference in Sydney. She is using THISISWHOIAM to change the future of mental health with creativity and is now sharing her expertise in creativity and restoring identity through her speaking and workshops.
Nelsa has recently started DESIGN COACHING where she trains Design Coaches to help people design
exciting futures. Nelsa lives in Sydney surrounded by her 5 adult children.