Staff Brisbane

Dr Peter

Dr Peter Howie

Campus Director of Training
Peter is a Director of Psychodrama Australia and Director of Training for the Brisbane Campus. He has been developing and running deep learning experiential psychodrama training groups since 1993, qualified as a psychodrama practitioner in 1999, a psychodrama trainer in 2006, completed his Master of Education in 2011, and completed a PhD researching the psychodramatic concept of warm-up in 2017. While world peace would be nice, the unspeakable brilliance and clarity of human creativity being a critical life process keeps him warm and willing to contribute to the eventual emergence of a fantastic world in this millennium or epoch. His academic CV may be found here.
Elizabeth Synnot

Elizabeth Synnot

Trainer
Elizabeth Synnot (Diz) is a Trainer, Educator and Practitioner in training. She is a sociodrama practitioner applying Moreno's approach as the basis of her work with individuals, families, and organisations. Elizabeth is an experienced organisational consultant, leadership developer and family therapist. She has been co-leading the Core, Intermediate and Advanced training programs in Brisbane for nearly 20 years. Elizabeth has been expanding her practice in family, leadership and team development. She gives and receives supervision and training in this method.

Sr Brigid Hirschfeld

Trainer
Brigid is a highly experienced therapist and clinical supervisor with over 35 years experience. She is a psychodrama trainer, educator and practitioner and enjoys combining creative arts with psychodrama. Brigid is a staff member of the Psychodrama Australia and works for the Brisbane Campus. Please use the contact form above if you would like to contact her.
Sara Crane

Sara Crane

Visiting Trainer
Sara Crane is a Psychodramatist, an AANZPA Trainer Educator and Practitioner and a psychotherapist with a special interest in children and families. She has a long-standing involvement with Playback Theatre.