Nelly became increasingly focused on children’s well-being after a successful career teaching and writing about art history for children. Nelly works with a number of charities involving children and adolescents. She has been an integral part of the piloting of Creative Relaxation programmes and is a qualified Creative Relaxation trainer. Nelly is also trained in NLP (practitioner), Non-violent communication (with Marshall Rosenberg) and Story Telling with Nicia Grillo in Brazil. In addition to being a children’s author and inspired storyteller, Nelly has gained hands-on experience of delivering workshops to children on emotional development, art, performance and creative relaxation.