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Working with trauma: Art Therapy & EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) - Online Delivery

This course is open to all Qualified Professionals. EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) is a trauma therapy which can be used in conjunction with Art Psychotherapy to help address blocks, phobias, and anxiety. It is well evidenced as effective for PTSD. This course is aimed at those who are not trained in or using EMDR in their practice, yet. The course will provide an insight into EMDR methods and information about trainings.

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SPACE AVAILABLE FOR 2021 - SEE BELOW

 

Saturday 30th January 2021

10:00am - 17:00pm

(Zoom invites will be sent 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Lee Simmons

Art Therapy Based Group Work with Teams and Organisations - Online Delivery

For qualified Arts Therapists, this course will introduce you to some basic concepts on how to understand organisations and commonly found dynamics within teams.

Friday 5th February 2021

10:00am - 16:00pm

(Zoom invites will be sent 1-week prior to the start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Valerie Huet

Art Therapy Out-of-Doors: Working in and with nature - NEW COURSE

Post-lockdown, many therapists are considering using public and private green space but many lack necessary training and support to take this step safely. This course offers an in-depth online training course on moving your therapeutic practice out-of-doors.

Saturday 20th February 2021

9:30am - 16:00pm (Zoom waiting room open from 9:00am)

Location:
Delivered Online - Zoom invite and course information will be sent within the week prior to starting

Convenors: Vanessa Jones and Gary Nash

Complex Trauma and Art Therapy: Working with looked after Children and their Families - NEW COURSE

This course is open to all qualified art therapists who want to work safely, ethically and effectively with children who are looked after, on Special Guardianship orders, in kinship care or adoption. The aim is for participants to gain knowledge of current good practice in this field and be familiar with the specific contribution’s art therapists can make when working with complex trauma.

Friday 19th & Saturday 20th March 2021

10:00am - 16:00pm (online registration/Zoom waiting room from 9.30am)

Location:
To be delivered online via Zoom

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Katie Wrench

Peer Review Training - Online Training (M)

A key task of the British Association of Art Therapists is to act as the learned society for the profession and the International Journal of Art Therapy: Inscape is the primary record of this activity. The validity of what appears in the journal rests on sound peer review with the BAAT membership forming the basis of that peer system. The development of art therapy theory that is truly representative of contemporary practice rests on the widest possible involvement of BAAT members.

Saturday 20th March 2021

10.00am to 16.00pm

(Zoom invites will be sent 1-week prior to the start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Alex McDonald & Susan Carr

Supervision Training - Online 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 23rd & Wednesday 24th March 2021

10:00am - 17:00pm

(Zoom invites will be sent 1-week prior to the start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors:

Val Huet and

Janet De Heger

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

Safeguarding is now an integral element of the Art therapist’s role. It is imperative that Art therapists carry out this function effectively and in accordance with legislation.

Saturday 27th March 2021

10:00am - 17:00pm (Registration from 9:30am)

(Zoom invites sent out 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Sarah Kendrick

Art Therapists Creating Art – Alongside, With and For Service Users - Online Delivery

This course is open to all who wish to attend. The course will outline the implications for theory and practice of creating art: alongside; with; and for service users. The ethical considerations and appropriateness of these ways of working will be examined and guidance offered for use within art therapy practice. Participants will also engage with experiential work and consider the experience from the perspectives of both service user and therapist.

Saturday 24th April 2021

10:00am - 16:00pm

(Zoom invites are sent out 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Dr Susan Carr

Healing Trauma with Guided Drawing; A bilateral approach to sensorimotor body mapping - NEW DATE

Open to all Qualified Professionals and Trainees. Guided Drawing is a body-focused drawing technique providing an archetypal structure that applies the philosophy of Jungian Depth Psychology to universal, formal elements such as a line or a circle or a square. Adults draw with closed eyes and both hands, using chalk crayons or finger paints on large sheets of paper.

Wednesday 12th & Thursday 13th May 2021


Two half days: 9:00am - 12:30pm

 

(Zoom invite will be sent 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online (Zoom invite will be sent 3 days prior to start date)

Convenors: Cornelia Elbrecht

Art Therapy with Groups of Children - Online Delivery

Suitable for those registered as or training in Art's Therapies. 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 22nd May 2021

10:00am - 17:00pm

(Zoom invites will be sent out 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Amanda Dudley

Art Psychotherapy & Eating Disorders - Online Delivery

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 12th June 2021

10:00am to 5:00pm

(Zoom invites to be sent 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Clifford Free

Mindfulness-Based Art Therapy: Approaches and Applications - NEW COURSE

This course is open to Qualified and Trainee Art Therapists, and other Registered Creative Therapists from around the world. Mindfulness-based art therapy (MBAT) is an integrated approach combining mindfulness teaching and practice with self-expression using art materials and a therapeutic relationship. MBAT is practiced with groups and individuals.

Saturday 26th June 2021

10:00am to 16.00pm (Zoom waiting room will be open from 9.30am)

Location:
Online Delivery: Zoom invite will be sent within the week prior to start date

Convenors: Nicky Roland

BAAT Safeguarding Level 2: The Role of the Art Therapist in Safeguarding Children & Young People. Emerging & Complex Issues - Online Delivery

Aimed at practitioners who have completed our Level 1 in Safeguarding.

Saturday 2nd October 2021

10:00am - 17:00pm

(Zoom invites sent 1-week prior to start date)

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Sarah Kendrick

Working with trauma: Art Therapy & EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) - Online Delivery

This course is open to all UK and International Qualified Professionals. EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) is a trauma therapy which can be used in conjunction with Art Psychotherapy to help address blocks, phobias, and anxiety. It is well evidenced as effective for PTSD. This course is aimed at those who are not trained in or using EMDR in their practice, yet.

Saturday 30th October 2021

10:00am to 17:00pm

(Zoom invites to be sent 1-week prior to the start date)

 

Location:
Delivered Online

Convenors: Lee Simmons