About the course:
This online training course offers a comprehensive introduction into the fascinating topic of art therapy and is designed as an informative resource for psychologists, psychotherapists, occupational therapists, counsellors, care workers, teachers, parents and anyone else who is interested in learning about the practice of art therapy. Focused on shedding light on the reflective and restorative values of personal art-making, this course is perfect for those that are seeking to understand the use of art therapy and art in psychological and emotional health and well-being.
In recent years, art therapy, along with other creative therapies has cemented its presence in the field of professional psychotherapy. It encourages one to explore and express emotions, resolve inner conflicts, and to enhance self-awareness and self-esteem using a wide range of art materials. Through the course, participants will understand how they function as individuals and as part of a larger family and societal ecosystem, thereby surfacing some adjustments required to live.
Sign up for the course and see how art can be used in everyday self-care practice for everyone including adults and children, while also gaining a clear understanding of what art therapy really is. Learn to apply these practical and easy self-care art activties for yourselves, or to occupy children you know in a meaningful way.
*Note: This online course is of an informative nature and does not confer the rights to anybody to practise as a professional art therapist upon completion. Art therapists require the completion of a minimum two-year postgraduate degree in Art Therapy.