Hello, my name is Orquidea Tamayo Mortera. People call me Orchid (which is what my name translates in English) I was born in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico. I have a BD on International Relations & Human Rights, around other 10 different Certifications but my passion has always been Aged Care and People with disabilities. I have worked for NPO overseas in Canada, USA, Costa Rica, Europe, Mexico, etc. I speak Spanish & English fluently but I am also able to communicate in basic French, Italian, Portuguese and Japanese. I arrived in New Zealand 10 years ago and I decided to change my career for a job where I could really make a difference on people’s lives.
I became a Diversional Therapist in New Zealand and I have worked for many organizations for the last 10 years. I am currently working as a Diversional Therapist for The Selwyn Foundation in Selwyn Village which is located in Pt. Chevalier, Auckland in New Zealand. I am the DT Leader and I have a beautiful team of