Sarina Dickson B.Ed, Grad Dip Tch & Lng
Sarina Dickson has worked alongside families and children with emotional and behavioural special needs in the UK, USA and NZ as a classroom teacher, mentor and advocate since graduating from Canterbury University and Christchurch College of Education in 1999.
She has worked in the Family Violence field with women and children in assessing needs, co-ordinating services and developing programs.
Sarina is the author of 'Wishes and Worries' (2015) and 'Rising Tide' (2016)
and is the Teacher Notes Author for Hachette, and previously Scholastic NZ.
Image: Sarina Dickson.
Sarina has written and published articles about parenting and children on
Stuff Nation and in
The Natural Parent magazine,
Heartache for Mums that struggle with breastfeeding(Stuff Nation)
Helping Kids Cope With Crime (Stuff Nation, Northern News, Bay Chronicle)
Sarina is currently working on a YA novel, a picture book manuscript and a social studies education resource.
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Julie Burgess-Manning and Sarina Dickson at the launch of The Worry Bug Project, July 2015
Photo Credit: Shannon Beynon