Nelson Training Programme 2018

Training Programme


One to One Supervised Director Training

Programme for Advanced Trainees  : Advanced trainees will set up and lead a practise personal development group. The group can be made up of current trainees, those who are interested in psychodrama from the community or from a network of friends. (A minimum of 8...

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Monthly: An Experience of Psychodrama Nelson

2018 – During these evening sessions, you will get a taste of the method of psychodrama, for some for you perhaps for the first time. It will be a gentle introduction to the philosophy and methods developed by Dr J L Moreno and furthered by practitioners in psychodrama associations worldwide.

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Paul Baakman Workshop – Freedom to Act

Nelson: 6-7-8 April 2018. Surplus reality opens up our imagination to see other worlds and possibilities.   Psychodrama production becomes artful when participants are able to release themselves from the constraints of the cultural conserve (‘from how things are usually done’). They go through an inner process which creates the freedom to become creative, and artistic. Trainer: Paul Baakman

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Kimi Ora Residential Workshop 2018

Kimi Ora. 23 -26 August 2018. Cher Williscroft and Claire Guy have a vision to build your capacity for flexible group leadership and for directing psychodrama and sociodramatic enactments with courage. 

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Application for Training

Trainees need to have, be working towards, or planning to attain a professional qualification in their chosen field.

Application is done in three stages:

  1. Apply using the online form here: Enrol.
  2. A Training Interview for new trainees: the purpose of the interview is to determine professional goals and to assess the relevance of prior learning, to outline the training process and to begin to develop a training plan. This interview is free of charge. Contact a Staff member or the Nelson administrator to make an appointment.
  3. You will be notified of acceptance at the interview or by email. Your place will be confirmed by the payment of fees.

Once the enrolment is confirmed this Training Agreement is in place.

Contact Centre for Experiential Learning and Development, Nelson

Staff Members


C/- Claire Guy 175 Tasman Street, Nelson 7010 Phone: +64 21 119 2533 E-mail: