Art therapy directives

Discover powerful art therapy directives that can help unlock your creativity and promote healing. Explore unique techniques and exercises to express yourself and find inner peace.
I recently got a great handout from a training, and I have been using it in a… Art Intervention, Art Therapy Ideas, Therapeutic Interventions, Therapy Interventions, Art Therapy Directives, Creative Arts Therapy, Art Therapy Projects, Therapeutic Art, Art Therapist

Listening to Your Feelings and Needs - Art Therapy Ideas - Creativity in Therapy

I recently got a great handout from a training, and I have been using it in a lot of my sessions as a starting point for discussion, a tool for clients to take home, and a prompt for art therapy interventions. The handout is a list of feelings and needs from www.wiseheartpdx.org and is used …

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Katie Nucaro
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Torn Paper Transformations - Creativity in Therapy

Letting go of things can be hard. Whether it’s past trauma, a loss we are grieving, unhealthy relationships, or destructive thinking, it can be challenging to find the balance between honoring what we have been through but no longer letting it define us. One of the valuable aspects of art therapy is the experiential nature. …

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Marie Olson
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Art Therapy Activity for Emotional Pain / Self Healing — Thirsty For Art

Art Therapy Activity For Emotional Pain / Self Healing If you are dealing with any emotional pain or trying to heal your inner self, this is for you. Maybe you're dealing with heavy emotions, painful emotions, that have been a consistent presence in your life.

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Ella Wright
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Art Therapy for Groups

One of my favourite books for leading expressive arts groups is "Art Therapy for Groups" by Marian Liebmann. Originally published in 1986 and revised in 2004, this book explains how to implement art exercises in group settings. My first therapeutic art group consisted of middle-aged adults with acquired brain injuries, and I referred to this book every week for two years. I often reflect upon how deeply we can emotionally heal within groups. Some of the healing factors of group work…

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Ausra Malyseva
Heal Your Inner Child "All of the fractured parts of our mind have their own logic and thought systems. They want different things, and they are expressions of different personalities. They have different goals because they think different things will make us happy. Some of these parts are emotionally arrested or stunted from the trauma that caused the fracture. There is not one inner child, there are many, and they are all emotionally arrested." ~ Chuck Spezzano These therapy works... Therapy Worksheets, Inner Child Worksheets, Healing Worksheets, Art Therapy Directives, Art Therapy Projects, Activities For Teens, Inner Child Healing, Child Therapy, Art Therapy Activities

Inner Child Therapy Worksheets

"All of the fractured parts of our mind have their own logic and thought systems. They want different things, and they are expressions of different personalities. They have different goals because they think different things will make us happy. Some of these parts are emotionally arrested or stunted from the trauma that caused the fracture. There is not one inner child, there are many, and they are all emotionally arrested." ~ Chuck Spezzano These therapy worksheets support you to slowly…

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Penny Tibbs