Ainsley's journey to heal involved rediscovering her culture, spirituality, and going through a programme to address the root of her alcohol abuse.
"I didn’t think I was having a problem. I honestly didn’t believe I had a problem."End Quote
"I can’t take back what I’ve done, but I can change is what I say to them. I’ve got to try not to let the guilt affect me in the every day living..."End Quote
"The pinnacle [of change for me is to have] a different korowai […] surrounding me and protecting me with love. Totally different."End Quote
"Denial is a very strange thing; it’s a very powerful thing […] and sometimes it takes a tragedy for someone to realise […] we have choices, and for me, it’s like power up. Grab it, you own it, you’ve got the power to change."End Quote