Sarah PenwardenPracticum Coordinator & Lecturer - Counselling

  • BA (Hons), PGCE (Tchg), MCouns, MNZAC

Sarah initially trained as a secondary school teacher while working in England in the ‘90s (although hailing originally from Taranaki). She returned to New Zealand and gained a Master in Counselling at Waikato University in 2002. Since then, she has worked as a counsellor in three secondary schools in Auckland, as well as having worked at the Anglican Trust for Women & Children. Sarah is studying her doctorate with Waikato University, in a topic that brings together two of her interests: grief and loss, and poetry. She also has a small supervision and counselling practice. She is married to David Crawley.