This experientially based training includes both theoretical and practical components. This is part of the training for Dunedin and Christchurch trainees and the workshop is open to others. This workshop is suitable for anyone working in the human relations fields.

Application of the training may be in formal groups, in clinical or community settings, the management of work teams or in the informal groups of everyday life.

Written Application

Write to us stating your experience, specific focus for this training and send to Include your contact details including e-mail address and phone number. A deposit of $50 must accompany enrolments; this is fully refundable if you do not proceed to train.

Enrol for the Four Day Marae Based Intensive

Training in Action


Workshop Code: TIA-2019-Marae


19 – 22 September 2019


6.00pm Thursday  to 3.00pm Sunday


Huirapa Marae, Puketeraki, Karitane

Training Hours

25 Hours


$600.00 incl GST.

A deposit of $50 must accompany enrolments; this is fully refundable if you do not proceed to training.

Enrolments close 1 September at which time full payment is required.


Telephone CITP Director Sara Crane (03) 365 2687



Sara Crane, Simon Gurnsey and Hamish Brown

Sara Crane

Sara Crane

Sara Crane is the CITP's Director of Training. She is a Psychodramatist, a Trainer Educator Practitioner (TEP, AANZPA) and is a Registered Psychotherapist with a special interest in children and families and has a long-standing involvement with Playback Theatre. (More...)

Hamish Brown

Hamish Brown

Hamish is a Psychodramatist, Trainer Educator Practitioner in training (TEPit) and delivers training in Auckland in Aotearoa New Zealand through the Auckland Training Centre for Psychodrama (ATCP).  (more...)

Simon Gurnsey

Simon Gurnsey

Simon Gurnsey is a Sociometrist and AANZPA’s webmaster. His work for city-making organisations like Greening the Rubble and Gap Filler includes many opportunities for relationship building. His dog, Mr. Brock, goes to work with him every day, mainly to fetch sticks.