The Collaborative
For Research and Training in Youth Health and Development
February 17, 2014

Welcome to the Collaborative Trust website

  • 1 The Collaborative Trust Board members
    Front row - Sue Bagshaw and Janine Balinger Back row - Bronwyn Dunnachie, Daryle Deering, Alice McLean, Alison Locke, Paul McGirr, Ria Schroder (left to right).
  • 1 Training
  • 1 Youth
Our Vision is to ensure that well trained, and well informed professionals work with young people to guarantee their healthy development. We maintain a holistic view of healthy development which includes wellbeing in the physical, emotional, mental, spiritual, social, family, school and community areas of life.Our values include partnership with Maori and honouring the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, youth participation at all levels of the organisation, and enhancing cultural diversity. We believe in co-ordination, not duplication, sharing and strengthening not competing.Need to get in touch?  Click here to view our contact details.Please note – we are currently in the process of updating our website.



Youth Collaborative Events 2014 – Advanced Notice

Training Workshops – Available to Register now:

Suicide Workshops. “How do WE talk about suicide?”

Thursday 14th August 10-1pm

Tuesday 19th August 12-3pm

Please register now, by emailing either:    or

Youth Collaborative Seminar Series

For those of you living in or around Christchurch/Canterbury our regular seminar series is held every six weeks on a Thursday as follows:

18 September 2014


We are currently looking for presenters for our 2014 programme so if anyone has any youth related research they would like to present at the 2014 series please contact our Research Manager, Ria Schroder,  to discuss – moc.l1408538326iamg@14085383261redo1408538326rhcs.1408538326air1408538326



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