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Event Details - Art Therapy Introduction in Perth

Title: Art Therapy Introduction in Perth
Type of Activity: Workshops & Seminars
Objective of Course / Workshop:

The Introduction Course is an enriching experience for people who work, or would like to work, with children, adolescents and adults in the practice of art therapy.

Pre-reading will be emailed to registrants.


The Introduction Course gives participants a chance to decide if they wish to further their study and enrol in the Online Certificate or Diploma Course.


We prefer students to complete the Introduction course as it provides an important foundation for studying art therapy.

Course / Workshop Outline:

Time: Courses run from 9:00am to 4:00pm each day

OPD points: 10
Course / Workshop content:

Over two days participants will draw, paint and be introduced step-by-step to the concepts involved in art therapy.

Day one focuses on figurative images, such as things we can see in our environment, while day two has an emphasis on abstract imagery. Both days provide an overview of the practical application of art therapy in the workplace.

Start/End Date: 14/02/2019 to 15/02/2019
Time: 09:00:00 - 16:00:00
Presenter / Provider: Robert Gray
Contact Name: Robert Gray
Contact Phone: 0265529382
Contact Email:
Qualifications: Registered Art Therapist and Psychologist MA A. Th., AThR; B. Soc. Sc. (Psych.) (Hons.), MAPS.; BA. Theol. (Hons), MA Theol.

A highly regarded art therapy lecturer from Germany, Robert Gray has degrees in art therapy, psychology and theology. As a psychologist, he is able to present art therapy practises in an evidence-based context which further facilitates a well-founded and comprehensible training program. He leads the field in art therapy with his unique integration of psychological techniques and spiritual practices.

Robert is the founder and director of the College for Educational and Clinical Art Therapy.

Address: A Place to Just Be
Address 2: 4 Preston Point Rd
Suburb: East Fremantle
State: WA
Parking: Free
Is there disability parking and entry? No
Are meals included with this event? No
If yes, what meals?
Registration URL:
Cost ($): $440
Registration Instruction (if applicable):

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