Donald McMenaminProfessional Teaching Fellow - Counselling

Donald has worked for 20 years in schools as teacher and guidance counsellor, and in private practice counselling and supervision. His Masters of Counselling focused on Narrative Therapy and Restorative Conferencing as a means of reducing suspension rates in schools. Donald’s PhD in Counselling (Waikato) continued this work focusing on alternative responses to exclusions for schools at times of trouble. Alongside private practice and teaching Donald has a Research Fellow role with Victoria University exploring restorative re-integration for people leaving prison.