Art Therapy is perfect for those who find it difficult to express their feelings. Explore your thoughts and emotions through creative expression. Art therapy tends to look at issues in a different way and help participants to tap into emotions have been previously buried or ignored.
Who Can Benefit
Clients with mental health problems.
Art therapy is recommend by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence as a treatment for schizophrenia and related conditions.
Clients who have experienced trauma.
This can offer you a sense of choice and control by building a narrative about the trauma.
Clients with learning difficulties or on the autistic spectrum.
Art as therapy can be helpful to those who may not be able to verbalise clearly what they feel.
Clients with dementia.
Tapping into the creative part of the brain helps to lower stress levels and restore a sense of personal identity.
Clients with chronic/terminal illness.
It can help patients to regain a sense of control, freedom and self-expression.