Course Start Date
13 Nov 2021
3 Hours per week
- Non Government Subsidised
In this experiential course, you will be introduced to the practice of art therapy and the benefits of the creative art-making process to enhance positive well-being.
This 5-week course will cover the principles and theories of art therapy, art materials and processes, different ways of working, the therapeutic use of art-making to increase self-awareness and to cope with anxiety, stress and change. This course is for participants to gain a greater understanding of art therapy, it is not personal therapy. It is suitable for psychologists, counsellors, educators, social workers, health professionals, artists, community organisers or participants interested in the healing potential of art.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a Full time course. You will need to attend approximately 3 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 6 weeks.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- want an introduction into the practice of art therapy, witj the benefits of the creative art-making process to enhance positive well-being.
- wanting different ways of working, the therapeutic use of art-making to increase self-awareness and to cope with anxiety, stress and change.
- are psychologists, counsellors, educators, social workers, health professionals, artists, community organisers or participants interested in the healing potential of art.
This introduction to Art Therapy course, covers the principles and theories of art therapy, art materials and processes. This course aims for you to gain a greater understanding of art therapy, it is not personal therapy.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Saturday, from 10.00am to 1.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
This training is not subsidised by Government funding. There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this course.
Payment of course fee must be made PRIOR to commencement of learning activity.
Fee includes all materials used in course.
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For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
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Counselling, Visual Art
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