Tania graduated from the Whitecliffe MA AT Clinical programme in 2013, and prior to that completed a BA (Psych) at Massey University. She is currently beginning the process to complete a PhD at UWA in Perth via distance learning. She commenced teaching on the Whitecliffe arts therapy programme in 2013 and also has as an extensive history working in the social services sector in a variety of roles over the last 8 years, primarily focusing on working with people affected by trauma and grief. Tania is also a practising artist, using oils, acrylics, and mixed media within her work. Her artwork is strongly influenced by fractal theory, and in finding perfection within imperfection.