College of Psychotherapy Leadership Group

Valerie Redman (Convenor) is the Director of the Redman Institute. She is a Psychotherapist & Supervisor, working with individuals, couples and families, and runs a Registered Training Organisation. She provides Advanced Transactional Analysis Training and Supervision for trainees who want to become Certified Transactional Analysts and a range of Transactional Analysis based, Nationally Accredited courses in Counselling and Management, including a Graduate Diploma of Relationship Counselling.



Robert Brodie, MSc, DMAANZPA, TEP, is a Psychodramatist, Trainer, Educator and Practitioner, certificated by the Australian and Aotearoa New Zealand Psychodrama Association (AANZPA). He has worked in a variety of settings from psychiatric clinics to organisational development with government organisations and businesses and has been a Lecturer in Charge at ACU in Melbourne in the Masters of Clinical Counselling course. Currently he is a psychotherapist, counsellor and supervisor in private practice and a director of Psychodrama Australia, the training institute of AANZPA.  He has been President of AANZPA and Secretary of its Board of Examiners. He has been involved in PACFA since its inception. He particularly values freshness and creativity in quality relationships and a holistic approach to human development, and depth in the formation of a psychotherapist.


Lindy Spanger Lindy is a Clinical Soul Centred Psychotherapist with a B.Ed. Lindy has been working in private practice for over 15 years and has recently completed teaching the three year in depth training in Soul Centred Psychotherapy. Lindy is currently completing her training with the Wheel of Supervision to become a supervisor.