As a survivor of child sexual abuse by a Jesuit priest at the age of 11.  It is a long and difficult path to recovery for most survivors. Marco sought healing though his artistic journey. to share what he had learnt he  has held group healing workshops using sand play, shadow realization and other techniques to assist other survivors through the healing journey.  

Marco was the Australian Leader of the USA based SNAP ( Survivors Network for those Abused by Priests)  for many years and has been an advocate for the course to seek justice and to expose the wrong doings of the most morally highly regarded religious institution-the Roman Catholic Church. 

Through his company Marine Geo Pty Ltd  he has designed,  constructed and installed a number of private enduring memorials to survivors and victims of abuse.