Dr Charmaine McVea


Charmaine McVea (PhD TEP MAPS) is Executive Director of Psychodrama Australia and the coordinator of the Sydney Campus training program. As a psychodramatist and psychologist she has private practices in Brisbane and Sydney, where she works with individuals, couples, families and groups. Charmaine is interested in working with people who want to bring greater vitality and satisfaction to their lives, and she has over 30 years experience doing this in the context of organisational and community development, tertiary education and therapeutic settings. Charmaine is highly experienced working with the effects of psychological trauma, and has over 25 years experience running group work training for practitioners in this area. Her research into the process of healing during psychodrama has been published in professional journals and books.