Within a containing therapeutic relationship, art making, dramatherapy techniques and reflective process will be delivered by Arts Therapists who draw on theoretical frameworks including psychodynamic, humanistic, attachment and person-centred approaches. A peaceful, creative milieu will be created in which active engagement can create connections self and others. Exploration in the context of individual journeys, emotional wellbeing and optimising recovery will be encouraged.
Development of therapeutic group process means that participant are able to explore personal theme or problems over time. Arts Psychotherapy groups are confidential and aim to help participants:
- understand themselves better
- promote recovery
- foster connectedness
- sustain positive relationships with self and others
- encourage independence and empowerment
- inspire creativity