Sara is a Psychodramatist, Trainer Educator Practitioner (TEP) and delivers training in Christchurch and Dunedin in Aotearoa New Zealand through the PANZ Ōtautahi Christchurch and PANZ Ōtepoti Dunedin Campuses. She is also a visiting trainer to the Brisbane Campus of Psychodrama Australia.
Sara is a Registered Psychotherapist with the Psychotherapy Board of Aotearoa New Zealand (PBANZ) and has an Advanced Clinical Practice Certificate with the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists (NZAP).
She has worked in private practice as a psychotherapist since 1989 and sees a wide range of clients including individuals, couples, families (both with children and adult families) and children. She also supervises and trains people in these areas.
She was instrumental in setting up a community service for children and families to heal from sexual abuse and remains involved in this work. She continues to be involved with community groups in a number of roles.
Sara lives in Te Tai Tokerau with her herd of llamas. She is establishing herself as a Nature Therapist and runs a Psychodrama group there. She is dedicated to freeing the bush from some very persistent weeds and is learning to make the most of Zoom.