Jill continues to develop and highlight effective methodologies for working with families and children to enhance positive outcomes for families in transition. She is a respected and regular presenter at industry conferences.

2020 Consultation on family separation policy, Cafcass, UK

Invitation to consult on policy in family separation intervention,Cafcass (London) with
practice managers

2020 Nuffield Family Justice Observatory, London

Invitation to attend research seminar, Nuffield Family Justice Observatory, (London)working with high-conflict
private law cases

2020 Milan World Congress of Mediation

Invitation to present on parental alienation (Milan) at the 27th Summit World Congress of
Mediation, on navigating mediation in high conflict cases in family law

2019 A visit to compare notes with Scotland

Invitation to meet in Edinburgh, with Dr Nick Child, retired family psychiatrist, and colleagues, to discuss their dedicated informal thinking, support-work and need for legal and system change, given their serious concerns about the inherent lack of due competence of Scottish family law and courts to assess and manage troubled children and separated families effectively.

2019 Presentation and workshop, Berlin

Invitation from Prof Glasser (European University Viadrina) to give paper and run a workshop
at Zentrum fur berating und mediation (Berlin, Germany)

2018 Appointment to Expert Reference Group (NZ Family Justice Review)

Appointment to Expert Reference Group (ERG) as expert family mediator, Family Justice Review,
Hon Andrew Little (Minister for Justice)

2018 Parental Alienation Presentation

Presentation on parental alienation to Judges and lawyers at the North Shore Family Court

2018 Resolution Institute: Child Inclusive Mediation Seminar

Presentation on child inclusive mediation

2016 FamilyWorks Child Inclusive Mediation Seminar

Presentation on child inclusive mediation

2015 Conference Presentations

Leadr (Association of Dispute Resolvers) Conference ('kon gres)

2014 Conference Presentations

Changing the Ringtone: Family Dispute Resolution, neutrality and prioritizing children, AMINZ Conference

2013 Conference Presentations

NZ Association of Counsellors, Napier
Mini Research Conference, NZAC, Faculty of Education, Auckland University
Mediation Leadr NZ Conference, Wellington
LexisNexis Child Law Conference, Auckland
Family Court Reforms, Change and Opportunity Workshop, Auckland
Child and Family Research Seminar Series, Faculty of Human Services, Auckland University