Yvonne Godfrey is seriously passionate about helping young adults on their journey to adult independence. After 10 years working with 16 – 24 year olds, and a stint as a host parent on the reality TV show, The World’s Strictest Parents, Yvonne has become a guru in her field and is a regular media contributor.
Yvonne is also the author of 2 books. Parenting Yadults – How to Set Up Your Young adult for Independence and Success in Life! and Making it on my own – 52 Smart Ways to Smash it in the Real World is a fast paced easy read for young adults.
Yvonne speaks at schools and conferences and does family coaching. She is a gifted communicator, winning the Corporate Events Professional Speaker of the Year, the People’s Choice Award in 2009 and 2010. She has been married to Simon for 44 years and lives in Auckland. They have two daughters and two grandchildren.