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About Adele 


Adele Cornish is an Author, Relationship Coach,  Speaker/Presenter and founder of the Blended Family Success Network - a resource, blog and support forum for those in a blended family ( She has spent many years utilising her social work background to extensively research and address the unique challenges blended families face.


Adele has used her knowledge and her experience to develop a program that currently teaches practical skills and strategies to thousands of couples worldwide, equipping them to overcome the common obstacles to blended family success. She has appeared several times on national television (the Good Morning Show TV1, Choice TV and Cafe TV3) and radio speaking about blended families, authored books, written magazine feature articles.  

Adele is part of a blended family. She is a biological mother of three boys and has been a stepmother for twenty seven years. Adele brings wise insight and compassion to this subject based on her personal and professional knowledge and experience.

Adele and her husband Mike regularly runs seminars and workshops sharing their knowledge with couples on how to blend successfully.

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Adele Cornish BSW

Adele Cornish BSW

Thousands of families world wide have benefited from Adele’s work. Now you can too!

Check out this live interview with Adele on Brunch TV discussing what the blending process is all about

Professional Development Training


Adele and Mike have run several professional development training courses for organisations such at the New Zealand Association of Counsellors, Skylight Trust, NZ Kindergarten Association and others. These workshops are aimed at professionals working with blended families such as counsellors, social workers, psychologists, school staff, health professionals and clinicians.  Focus is on equipping professionals with insights and strategies to assist them to effectively support children and couples living in a stepfamily.

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You'll receive an email from Adele which you can reply to plus her free report: 3 Crucial Mistakes Causing Step Family Breakup, & How to Avoid Them

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