International

The FRIENDS Programs are so successful that they have been translated to many different languages and are currently used to help participants all around the world. If you are outside of Australia then you may find the following information useful.

The FRIENDS Programs are accessible in over 16 countries, if you would like to become an International Licensee partner please email training@friendsresilience.org

Brazil

BRAZIL

IBIES – INSTITUTO BRASILERIRO DE INTELIGENCIA EMOCIONAL E SOCIAL

Canada

CANADA

JACQUELINE BURKHARDT, FACILITATOR

Hong Kong

HONG KONG

THE ENGLISH SCHOOLS FOUNDATION

The English Schools Foundation was established by the Hong Kong Government in 1967. ESF currently operates five secondary schools, nine primary schools and a school for students with special educational needs. The ESF roll out the FRIENDS Programs to schools in their catchment area.
  • Website: http://www.esf.edu.hk
  • Email: jacques.perch@esfcentre.edu.hk
Mexico

MEXICO

DR. JULIA GALLEGOS

For information on the Fun FRIENDS, FRIENDS for Life Programs and Adult Resilience Program run in Mexico, please contact:
  • Website: www.amistadparasiempre.com
  • Website: www.centrocies.com.mx
  • Email: juliagallegos@centrocies.com.mx
  • Phone: Locally (52) 81 15229908/  Nationally 01 800 500 3060
New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND

TRAIN WITH US ONLINE

For all New Zealand Citizens looking to become accredited facilitators please contact us at training@friendsresilience.org.  

JENNY BELL ORANGA

Jenny is a highly experienced and well qualified educator. She is the director of Jenny Bell Oranga and she and her team are passionate about equipping children and adults with the skills to manage life’s ups and downs. For more information, visit: www.jennybell.co.nz
Singapore

SINGAPORE

NATALIE GAMES

  • Email: pathwaysingapore@gmail.com
  • Phone: +6581830216

 

Taiwan

TAIWAN

DOERS CULTURAL AND EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

The FRIENDS Programs are currently being translated in Chinese. For more information on Chinese-Speaking FRIENDS Programs delivery and training, please visit their website.

  • Website: www.doers.org.tw/friends
  • Email: service@doers.org.tw
  • Phone: +886 (2) 2656-2519
United Kingdom

UNITED KINGDOM

THE PSYCHOLOGY TREE

The Psychology Tree Ltd is a licensed FRIENDS training provider currently operating across the UK. We are a team of highly qualified professional educational psychologists, providing training and intervention to schools, families and other organisations. We are committed to promoting positive outcomes for all children and young people through our application of psychology and evidence-based interventions such as FRIENDS. Our company director Dr. Gemma Slack has been directly involved in the development and evaluation of Special FRIENDS, the newest addition to the FRIENDS programs.