Family structure has changed dramatically over the past 50 years. These days our society is made up of a mix of traditional nuclear families and an ever-increasing variety of new family scenarios as our world continues to evolve. This can present many and varied issues for parents and children such as value clashes, identity and cultural issues, minority issues, etc. Adoption, permanent care, single parenting, IVF, gay couple parenting, blended families, grandparent families, childless families and traditional nuclear families each bring their own unique challenges and rewards. Nicole has first-hand experience within her own unique family model and has supported individuals and couples with the complexities, challenges and joys of the many different family systems that currently exist.