Introduction & Foundation Courses
Introduction to the profession of Art Therapy:
Saturday 18 January 2014, London
Note: new venue for 23 November intro course (which is full) >>
Art Therapy Foundation Courses:
One-week course in London in April
One-week course in Manchester in February
Short CPD courses for Art Therapists
(Some courses are open to other health & education professionals)
Brief Approached to Art Therapy
Presentation & Teaching Skills
Living on the edge of chaos: organisations, survival & creativity
Intensive mentalization training
Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training, London & Sheffield
Skills for practice workshops - focus on art therapy in education (London & Glasgow)
Setting up in private practice
AT Groups with children
Secondary Trauma & Resilience
Supervision Training for Art Therapists
CATT Level 2
CATT (Children's Accelerated Trauma Treatment) is a new technique for treating trauma and PTSD, based on a merging of arts/play based methods. Level 2 course 21 & 22 March 2014
CPD Courses: 100% rate our courses good or very good
Latest ratings for our CPD courses is: 85% very good and 15% good - which is even better than last year. CPD courses >>
Directed Experiential Workshops
Winter Term – Intensive Portfolio Building
Tuesday Evenings, 7 – 9pm
26 November 2013 – 11 February 2014 Claremont Project, London. Details >>
For BAAT members
BAAT members are eligible for various benefits from the AHP Rewards scheme including discounts on business, travel, insurance & lifestyle products. Log onto the BAAT members' site for details
BAAT Research Library
BAAT members can access this new resource that has art therapy research articles and relevant books catalogued under our main practice areas at www.baatlibrary.org.
Friday 4 April 2014
ATPRN (Art Therapy Practice Research Network) Symposium: "Practice Based Research & Effectiveness" Friday 4 April 2014 Claremont, BAAT, London. Details & booking >>
Andrew Marr: "All good hospitals
have an art therapist"
On the BBC One Show Andrew Marr said: "All good hospitals have an art therapist". His book "A Short Book about Drawing" tells what drawing has meant to him.
Here is one of his drawings "Learning to walk" which helped him during his recovery from a stroke.
Read more >>
Survey on changes to BAAT members' jobs and work conditions
"Careers in Art Therapy"
Advancing Healthcare Awards
Show the world how you make a difference:
Allied health professionals, healthcare scientists and those who work alongside them in support roles have until 17 January 2014 to enter the Advancing Healthcare Awards, the unique awards programme which crosses boundaries and fosters partnership working.
This year there is a particular focus on patients' first and entrants to all 11 categories should show how they have invited patient feedback and measured the impact on patient care. More about the awards and how to enter >>
Art therapy in galleries
There is a growing interest in this area from both service users and professionals illustrated by two short films from the Art B project in North Wales. See the videos >>