Advanced Art Therapy 3-Day Seminar (Cape Town)

EARLY BIRD!

Course Date: 11-13 May or 1-3 June 2020

(CPD points have been applied for.)

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Description

*NEW* Advanced Art Therapy 3-Day Seminar – after completion of the Art Therapy 3-Day Seminar or the Art Therapy 5-Day Intensive course – this ADVANCED or TOP-UP Seminar is built on previously explored concepts and group experiences.

Are you eager to re-engage and re-immerse yourself in the next chapter of your Art Therapy learning process? Are you ready to pause, book time out, experience, learn, reflect and enhance your growing insight and development?

In your 3- or 5-day Intro to Art Therapy workshop you already experienced the following:

  • Exploration of the inter-relationship between play, art and therapy
  • The value of boundaries in Art Therapy
  • An understanding of a psychodynamic approach
  • The role of the transitional object in Art Therapy
  • How art is a bridge between the conscious and unconscious
  • Personal experiential art making and reflection processes
  • Freud’s ‘free association’ through the image-making process
  • Potential layers and the nature of symbols
  • The complexities of interpretation
  • Journeyed between the unknown and the known

In this 3-day journey there will be a continuation in the development of theory, exploration of case studies and fresh experiential art making opportunities. Perhaps further explorations of Freud, Klein, Winnicott, Jung, Gestalt, Schaverian, Milner, Archetypes directive/non-directive approaches, group explorations, studio practice, journaling… anticipation awaits!

What will you gain from this course?

Personally - an invaluable investment for furthering your creativity, self-reflection, insight, experiential learning and personal development.

Professionally - the new skills and experiences gained can further be adapted to and incorporated into any/all professional work spheres including therapeutic interventions, teaching art, the running of groups with children or adults, corporate facilitation, coaching, etc.

As you already have experienced, facilitator Sam Davis follows a traditional Psychodynamic approach and teaching of fundamental concepts, however a diverse eclectic tool kit is used when appropriate and may include a further combination of Art Therapy interventions, coaching, archetypes, numerology, mindfulness, laughter, breathing, life skills and Journey Therapy techniques.

The seminar is facilitated by Samantha Davis, internationally trained and registered Art Psychotherapist (HPCSA AT 0000469) with almost 20 years’ experience.

Seminar Details

Venue: Cape Town

Dates:
11-13 May 2020
or
1-3 June 2020

Note: Only one of these dates will be chosen based on first come, first served, with booking form and payment. When booking, please also indicate if you are flexible with either date option.

Costs

Full fee: R5350
Early bird fee: R4950 (Bookings before 15 Feb 2020)

CPD points have been applied for.

Medical Aid: Seminar costs can be reclaimed from medical aid savings portion after attendance.

Please email me if you have any questions or queries, or if you would like to set up a payment plan.

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How to Make a Booking

  • To book, click the "Book Now" button.
  • Payment can be made with debit/credit card, EFT or Zapper.

ONLY 10 PLACES LEFT!

Full Fee: R5350 R4950 (Early Bird ends 15 Feb 2020)

Questions or queries

Samantha Davis
Tel: 083 326 6655
Email: info@arttherapy.co.za

Groups: Space is limited – book early to avoid disappointment!

Facilitator: Samantha Davis, internationally trained and registered Art Psychotherapist (HPCSA #AT0000469 - view verification document here) with almost 20 years’ experience. Learn more about Sam here.

PLEASE NOTE: This course does not equip you to practice as an Art Therapist. Art Therapy is a 2 year full-time Masters training only available internationally. Following this, one needs to register with the HPCSA to practice Art Therapy in South Africa.

This course/workshop may be facilitated in-house and adapted for existing groups / educators / teams / organizations / groups upon request at convenient times.

For more info on other upcoming Art Therapy courses, go here.

Click here to also find upcoming workshops on the Art Therapy South Africa Facebook page.

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“I grew more than I thought possible.”

- Alfred -

“For the first time in my life I have discovered my true identity and can now answer the fundamental question of who I am!”

- Nonhlanhla -

“The magic that Sam unleashes through her knowledge is beautiful.”

- Charmaine -

“An inspirational, wonderful, creative self-exploratory journey, Thank you!”

- Robyn -

“Thank you for a thought-provoking and inspiring class! You are a fantastic therapist with a very caring and compassionate approach to listening! You made each and every person feel important by allowing each one the opportunity to feel safe enough to open up! Thank you for that.”

- Candace -

“Sam, you are so experienced and it is evident in your facilitation. You are really good at your job and do it with such professionalism.”

- Meryl -

“The course went beyond my personal expectations. I came thinking that we would mainly be learning about Art Therapy, which we did, but it was a big transformational experience for me which I was not expecting.”

- Megan Main-Baillie (Honours Psychology Student) -

“The Art Therapy was a gentle, creative and fun way to build trust and deliver outcomes. It was enjoyable and an extremely valuable experience in our Strategy workshop.”

- Daniella: Business Connexion -

“I didn’t realize how much I NEEDED Art Therapy. It was like rain falling on desert soil. And I have grown so much. My heart feels alive again. I will be back!”

- Heather (Owner of a Montessori Nursery School, Degree in Television) -

“It was a time to forget about the problems and the world around me. Sam is a brilliant facilitator. Even though I was nervous, it was a time for me to reflect and to enjoy how therapeutic art can be. It calmed the storm that reigned inside of me. The Mandala Art Therapy workshop is like having a picnic next to a quiet river. You granted time to reach that point where you can become quiet and can experience the Universe.”

- Anonymous -

“A very comprehensive and thorough intro into Art Therapy. Covered a lot of ground in 5 days and left with a priceless manual and a warm glow.”

- Kat -

“It was the best week of my life, I learnt that I could always be happy as long as I was in a happy and comfortable space, and if I wasn’t I needed to create that space. I learnt that I was in control and all I had to do was to take charge and have fun and paint on a bigger board i.e. see the bigger picture. I am so grateful for the opportunity that came my way and that I was able to embrace and savor it.”

- Anonymous -

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