Does it work?

There is a growing body of evidence that art therapy is an effective intervention.

General – arts and arts therapies and their benefits


Alphabetical list (in development) of client groups and specific forms of difficulties with which people attend art therapy 


Armed forces veterans


Children in primary school experiencing social, emotional and mental health difficulties


Psychosis and ‘schizophrenia’

I had so much benefit… real lasting benefits that I’ve been able to carry on with on my own, like a new way of doing things and different methods of coping. I think I got more from it than I ever thought possible.

Service user, Creative Therapies Service, Exeter