Nicole Kingston is a mother of four and has been working with children and their families for over twenty years. Starting as a Behavioural Therapist for children on the Autism Spectrum, Nicole owned and operated Butterfly Kidz, a centre specialising in 1:1 intervention (ABA & CBT) for more then a decade. As part of her professional development Nicole has training in implementation of the Behavioural Scale (U.S.), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and the Neonatal Behavioural Assessment Scale (UK). In 1999 she worked under leading Autism specialist Morten Klevstrand in Norway.
Nicole was a Tasmanian finalist for the Australian of the Year awards in two consecutive years and has appeared on A Current Affair and featured in various newspaper articles.
Her many speaking engagements include the World Association for Infant Mental Health (Edinburgh, Scotland in 2014) where Nicole led a presentation on the importance of a father’s role in the health and wellbeing of a family, as well as National (Aust.) and World Autism Association Conferences.
In addition to her in-home Family Therapy Services Nicole regularly presents
workshops throughout the year. She lives in Australia with her children and is
currently writing a book to help families restore calm to the home.