Staff Brisbane

Patricia O'Rourke

Trainer, Brisbane Campus
Patricia O’Rourke PhD is a Psychodramatist, Educator and child psychotherapist. She has worked as a psychotherapist for over thirty years with infants, children and their families, individual adults and groups. Creating relationship and applying psychodrama method is the heart of her work. She is a Senior Lecturer in the Paediatric Mental Health Training Unit, University of Adelaide and a supervisor/trainer in private practice.
Elizabeth Synnot

Elizabeth Synnot

Trainer, Director of Training (Brisbane Campus) and Executive Director of Psychodrama Australia
Elizabeth Synnot (Diz) is a Trainer, Educator and Practitioner (TEP) and Director of the Brisbane Campus of Psychodrama Australia. 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.
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.