BA, BD, Dp Soc Sc, Hons (Psych), M Ed
My career path included concerted time working as a laboratory assistant; plant nursery owner; potter - pottery; psychology including forensic (group facilitator, program writer, trainer, private practice); welfare worker; painter. I’ve also worked as a drinks and food waiter, cleaner, gardener, tutor to earn money. In all of these I’ve regarded myself as a thinker, questioner, skeptic.
Bachelor of Divinity (Eastern & Western Religions) Queensland University, St Lucia
Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy) Queensland University, St Lucia
Diploma in Social Science (Psychology) University of New England, Armidale
Honours in Psychology Queensland University, St Lucia
Master of Education (Adult & Workplace), Queensland University of Technology
Member of the Australian Psychological Society since 1995
Member of the College of Forensic Psychologists since 2002
Registered Psychologist, Queensland since 1992
Most helpful art teachers thus far: Jonas Statulevicius (deceased), Stephen Buntrock, Hobie Porter, Fiona Graham. I attend art classes in the community and have met various people leading these. All have added to my skills and knowledge in my art practice.
My Art has been influenced by: realist painters, fantasy painters (pre raphaelites) impressionists, primitives eg Rousseau, landscape painters, portrait painters.