Kia ora.

This is the homepage of the Aotearoa Solution Focused Practice Conference.

We are a a group of solution focused practitioners from around Aotearoa that arrange an annual Solution Focused Practice conference; We particularly welcome presentations, workshops and ideas from Māori people and groups, people living with disabilities, LBGTQI people and any people from any under represented or disadvantaged group in Aotearoa.

Ngā mihi nui.


Chris Iveson is to be our Keynote speaker in 2020!

The 2020 (our 5th) conference will be held:

Where :- Lifepoint Church: 61 Hopper St in central Wellington, New Zealand.

When :- March 4th, 2020

Time frame:- All day 08.45 for 09.00 sharp start – 16.30 (latest).

Theme: Our Theme will broadly cover working with Trauma

There will be a pre conference workshop and a two day masterclass post conference by our keynote speaker who is…….Chris Iveson

Please also consider leading a workshop in 2020.  More info on how to ‘submit your abstract’ on the ‘Speakers’ page and you can submit your abstract here: https://www.sfp.kiwi/submit-your-abstract/


So, did we achieve our aims in 2019? This is some of the feedback we received from our last conference:

“Excellent, great timing and great content”

“It is great to get together with NZ SF practitioners working with NZ clients in an NZ context.  Thank you again to all the organising team”

“It was very practical and as I relatively new user of solution focused practice it has made me more confident to try”

“Excellent learning thank you, practical steps and advice”

“Awesome day and some really key points to take away and implement into our practice”

“Liked how you had breakout options to choose from, very useful”

“Great pricing which was a big attraction for me as a student, thank you. Learnt lots, appreciate your hard work. :)”

“Great conference/speakers were very engaging/humble with their audience”

We look forward to seeing you again.