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Art Therapy

Art Therapy - Symptoms

Art Therapy - How to prevent?

Art Therapy - Causes and Risk Factors

Art Therapy - Diagnosis

Art Therapy - Treatments

Art therapy can help people with psychological issues to resolve conflicts, develop interpersonal skills, manage behaviour, reduce stress, increase self-esteem and achieve insight. It can also encourage patients to:
  • verbalise and express complicated feelings
  • explore imagination and creativity
  • develop healthy coping skills 
  • improve self-esteem and confidence
  • identify and clarify issues and concerns
  • increase communication skills
  • share in a safe nurturing environment
  • identify blocks to emotional expression and personal growth.

Preparing for Therapy

Prior artistic knowledge and ability are not required to participate in art therapy. 

Art Therapy - Preparing for surgery

Art Therapy - Post-surgery care

Art Therapy - Other Information