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October 25 2023, 18:00pm

Therapeutic use of Creative Arts - Introduction Course

£120 non-members £110 for APCCA members

This APCCA Level 1 introduction course is for anyone who wants to develop their creativity, self-awareness, improve their wellbeing and discover how powerful creative arts practice can be. You will develop your understanding of the relevance of creativity to mental health and wellbeing and of its benefit to the therapeutic process.

Please note the course consists of 3 sessions - see below for dates .

The course is an ideal first step to training on our Level 2 certificate course.

On this course participants will;

  • Explore the importance of creativity
  • Learn about the person-centred approach to creative arts practice
  • Engage with experiential learning
  • Develop self-awareness
  • Develop creativity and confidence
  • Develop understanding of the relevance of creativity to the therapeutic process

Participants will receive a CPD certificate of attendance for 10 hours.

Course dates

Wednesday 25th October 6pm-8.30pm

Wednesday 1st November 6pm-8.30pm

Wednesday 8th November 6pm-8.30pm

The course contains a combination of experiential work, theory, discussion, and creative arts practice. Students will need to provide:

  • A book to use as an art journal
  • Art materials, ideally a set of basic paints, pastels, pencils and paper.
  • Creative home-work activities between sessions 1 and 2.

Read what some past students have said about the course;

"Being among such like minded people and connected to the person centred creative art tribe has reconnected me to the magic, flow and wholeness of being on a journey of new imagining and awakening dreams."

"This course helps people reconnect with their creative intelligence in varied and meaningful ways, and they leave with a different understanding of their creativity and it's relevance in their lives."

"Such a lovely inspiring course - I thoroughly enjoyed it!"


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Last updated: 21 September 2023