Creative arts are an enjoyable and rewarding experience.
Artistic activities divert the mind and raise the mood
– leading to emotional contentment and physical
The creative process is in itself therapeutic
– promoting self confidence and self worth.
Working in small groups provides a safe environment
for learning to give and receive praise or criticism.
And for the sharing of ideas, feelings and personal
Being with others means more opportunity for
developing friendships and improving social skills.
Bringing finished work home allows people to give something
back to family or friends, to have a contributing role.
Creative arts groups provide extra opportunities for
anyone with special needs.
Art is a way of transforming life and transcending a
limited view of self.
Creative thinking and doing can be a helpful way of
breaking out of old habits and outdated beliefs.
Innate individuality surfaces when given the space and freedom
Therapy is doing something different
– experimenting with new possibilities for change.