National Tikanga Ririki Training Manager
Te Arawa, Ngaitai, Ngāti Uepohatu
As Tikanga Ririki Training Manager Sarah is responsible for the successful on-going implementation and development of the Tikanga Ririki strengths-based Māori parenting programme.
Sarah has eight years experience working in Māori Public Health for MidCentral District Health Board.
Sarah was heavily involved in research with Alcohol and Drug intervention, iwi/hapu and youth development and the development and implementation of the Tikanga Ririki Programme since 2009.
Sarah has also worked for CYFS in the past as a residential Care and Protection Social worker and believes Tikanga Ririki is a vital and positive parenting intervention.