Course: Introduction to Theory and Practice of Art Therapy: Learning from Images

Course: Introduction to Theory and Practice of Art Therapy: Learning from Images

Introduction to Theory and Practice of Art Therapy: Learning from Images

 

The course will begin with the introduction to art and therapy, it will introduce various ways to processing by artworks and help participants to make sense of images through art making. This introductory course is designed to combine the theory of art therapy, concept of psychology and to create hands-on learning experiences, including basic counseling skills, and also directive approach in working with art makers.

 

Group Therapy

Course Description

 

Participants will develop awareness within themselves and apply this awareness especially when helping others. Understanding the power of image(s) and message(s) embedded in a simple drawing, and sometime image(s) that comes from dreams, will be the major focus in this short course. The trainer will share case examples so that participants can understand the application of art making in this profession.

 

Date:25 June – 3 July 2010 (4 full days; Fri and Sat only)
4 Sessions (June: 25, 26/ July: 2, 3)
Time: 1.00pm – 5.00pm
Venue:1 McNally Street Singapore 187940
Pre-Requisite:None

Objectives of The Course

At the end of the course, participants will have an overall view of art therapy and also ways of looking at images. They will understand how to approach art (various forms) especially art images/colors

In addition, participants will be able to articulate their own personal impression of art with depth and awareness (not interpretation) and also helping others to see image(s) differently

 

Target Audience

blueTick_thumbParents/Caregivers
blueTick_thumbMental health professionals
blueTick_thumbsocial workers
blueTick_thumbartists
blueTick_thumbgeneral public with an interest in psychology and art making.

Registration Details

 
FeesS$500 per participant.

Material to be purchased by participants – approximately $30 to be paid on the first day of class to the instructor.

Telephone:

(+65) 6496 5135

Emailsharina.salim@lasalle.edu.sg
          

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