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Art Psychotherapy & Eating Disorders

Qualified Art Therapists and Art Therapy Trainees only. The course will look at Eating Disorders (mainly Anorexia) from different perspectives. It will consider physical health issues, common complex dynamics of splits in families, the possible paralysis of thinking in teams and organisations, and the role of individual therapists within this.

Saturday 27th of January 2018

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Cliff Free

Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training Level 1

This course is for qualified Art Therapists or other qualified creative therapists only. Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy is a way of working which focuses directly on the child’s primary attachment relationship. The therapist does not become the child’s therapist or the caregiver’s therapist but the relationship’s therapist.

Thursday the 8th and Friday the 9th of February 2018

10am to 4pm

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Amanda Platt

Art Therapy with Groups of Children

This course is open to qualified Art Therapists and Art Therapy trainees only. This course will support your understanding of what you need to consider in order to set up and begin facilitating Art Therapy Groups with Primary aged Children.

Saturday 24th February 2018

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 – 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Amanda Dudley

BAAT Safeguarding Level 1: The Role of the Art Therapist in Safeguarding Children & Young People

This course is open to all who wish to attend and provides a recent historical context of child protection with the aim of clarifying the duties & responsibilities of Art Therapists in safeguarding children as part of today’s C&YP work force. Whether working independently or as an employee of an organisation, this course will explore duties, responsibilities and reporting lines informed by the new updated “Working Together” 2017.

Tuesday 6th of March 2018

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Mary Rose Brady & Sarah Kendrick

Sheffield Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training Level 1

This course is for qualified Art Therapists or other qualified creative therapists only. Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy is a way of working which focuses directly on the child’s primary attachment relationship. The therapist does not become the child’s therapist or the caregiver’s therapist but the relationship’s therapist.

Thursday March 8th and Friday March 9th 2018

10am to 4pm

Location:
Sheffield Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James Street, Sheffield, S1 2EW

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Lizzie Taylor Buck

 

An Introduction to Mindfulness Based Art Therapy: for Wellbeing and Recovery

This course is open to qualified Art Therapists and Art Therapy Trainees only. Mindfulness-Based Art Therapy is a brief focused acceptance based treatment. It is an intervention, which is both psycho-educational, guided self-help and psychotherapeutic.

Saturday 24th of March 2018

10am to 17.00 (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 – 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Gillian Lock

Supervision Training

This course is intended for art therapists who are supervisors and for those who may be thinking about taking on this role. All levels of experience are welcome. Supervisory tasks may include clinical or managerial roles or both and supervisees may be experienced art therapists or students in training. The course will provide theoretical input by looking at different models of supervision

Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th of March 2018

10am to 5pm Tuesday; 10 am to 4pm Wednesday

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street London N1 9PD

Convenors: Val Huet & Janet de Heger

Facilitating Art Therapy in Situations of Conflict and Social Upheaval

This course is open to all who wish to attend. Since 2015, the world has witnessed an unprecedented movement of people into Europe fleeing contexts of war, persecution, social upheaval and poverty from the Middle East, Asia and Africa. There is growing interest in the need for appropriate interventions to support people on a psychological level and the skills of Art Therapists are beginning to be recognised as relevant and needed within this context.

Saturday 21st April 2018

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 – 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Bobby Lloyd

Art Therapy with Care Experienced Children and Young People - Considerations for Practice

This course is open to all who wish to attend. The UK Government has pledged ongoing funding to improve access to a range of therapies including Art Therapy for adopted children and young people.

Saturday 5th of May 2018

10am to 5pm

Location:
24 – 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Mary Rose Brady

Art Therapy Based Psychoeducation

This course is for qualified Art Therapists and Art Therapy Trainees only. Evidence is mounting that patient education can both increase the effectiveness of psychological therapy interventions by strengthening the therapeutic alliance and be a valid brief intervention in its own right. Psychoeducational approaches which are overly academic or cognitively based can be less effective in situations where learning and attention can be compromised by emotional distress or developmental issues.

Saturday 12th of May 2018

10am to 5pm

Location:
24 – 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Neil Springham

Art Therapy-Based Group Work with Teams and Organisations

This course will introduce art therapists to some basic concepts on how to understand organisations and commonly found dynamics within teams.

Friday 15th of June 2018

10am to 16.00

Location:
24 – 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Valerie Huet

Art Therapy Mentalization Training

This course is open to Qualified Professionals from any profession only. New evidence from neuroscience and attachment theory requires us to rethink some of our basic assumptions about how we might help people. But whilst the evidence offers us much potential for understanding therapeutic effectiveness, it is often complex and specialized.

Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of July 2018

10am to 16.00 (registration will start from 9.30)

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street London N1 9PD

Convenors: Neil Springham

ARTiculate CPD for Staff in Education

The current sharp increase in children and young people’s mental health issues at a time of significant budget cuts means that services are struggling to meet this need. ARTiculate is designed and endorsed by BAAT specifically for staff in education settings who wish to be better equipped to support children and young people through art.

We deliver the course at mutually agreed dates

Location:
We deliver the course in your workplace or can arrange another venue

Convenors: Mary Rose Brady