ArtB: A Reason To Be...
Learning Disability Day Centre, Conwy:
Art Therapy Transition Project
Working with individuals and groups to support the transition from the old to the new centre.
A space for emotional expression to take place:
To express thoughts and feelings about the move and try to acknowledge the changes that were taking place.
Sessions were also used to strengthen coping strategies.
Looked After Children’s Team
Co running a group for children not looked after by their birth parents
A space for the participant's to express themselves using a mixture of art, talking and activities.
A safe outlet for people to express and learn to manage difficult feelings. With encouragement to share experiences, find commonalities, support each other and create a sense of belonging.
Helping to process difficult feeling into a more manageable form where it (the art work) can be
thought about and reflected upon with the Therapist