A Change for Better (ACFB) Collective Members

As part of expanding what we do as a company, A Change for Better Collective was born out of other health professionals who compliment and enhance the services we want to offer. We work closely with the members of this collective offering cross-discipline services to our clients and the opportunity for our members to benefit from being under the ACFB banner.

Our Members


Ashley Cairns

Mental Health Counsellor/ Director

Hello! My name is Ashley Cairns and I am the founder behind A Change for Better (ACFB). I provide numerous services helping people with personal development, wellness, and problem solving.  For over 15 years now, I have been working in the Mental Health and Community Services sectors in New Zealand, the United States, and Canada. 

I hold a Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Both were achieved in New York with honors. I am a provisional member of NZAC and a full member of ACA

Ashley is available online only at this time serving New Zealand as a Mental Health Counsellor and worldwide as a Certified Life Coach.

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Dr. Amy Marschall, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Hello! I am Dr. Amy Marschall! I received my Psy.D. from the University of Hartford in September 2015. I have been with A Change for Better since July 2020.

I presently work in the Child and Adolescent Therapy Clinic at Sioux Falls Psychological Services in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, where I provide individual and family therapy and psychological assessment to children, adolescents, and college students. I am certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Telemental Health and holds a practicing certificate in South Dakota.


Jenny Manuera

NZAC Counsellor/ Supervisor

Jenny has worked as a Counsellor & therapist for the last 20 years and a Clinical & Professional Supervisor for 15 years. Jenny is currently located in Auckland and offers sessions online and face to face. Message Jenny below for more info or to book.

  • Registered member of New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC)
  • National Executive rep for Auckland-governance role (NZAC)
  • ACC accredited counsellor
  • Director at Manuera Life Developments
  • Specialist in Sex Therapy
  • Specialist in Sexual abuse & trauma Management and working within the prison with highly difficult and high profile prisoners including onsite work with crisis work.
  • Specialist training for Counsellors and all health practitioners.
  • Train and teach Counsellors into specific contracts.
  • Visiting lecturer for Institutions
  • Work within a team approach and in an holistic manner.

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