Art-based Therapeutic Intervention


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Art-based therapeutic interventions provide a powerful and creative platform for professionals to support children struggling with emotional overwhelm. This training is designed specifically for professionals seeking innovative ways to address the emotional needs of children and offers a comprehensive framework for developing a 6-week program.

Not all children are comfortable or able to articulate their emotions verbally, but art provides a unique avenue for expression. Through various art forms and mediums, children can tap into their inner world and communicate their feelings in a non-verbal and symbolic way. Art becomes their voice, enabling them to convey complex emotions that may be difficult to put into words.

During this training, we will explore a diverse range of art-based approaches, each with its own effectiveness in promoting emotional well-being. By understanding the underlying principles and theories behind these approaches, professionals will gain valuable insights into why and how they can facilitate transformative sessions using different creative mediums.

Duration of Training:  1hr 4mins


Learning Objectives:

  • What does research tell us about the impact of art as a therapeutic intervention?
  • How can an art-based session help an emotionally dysregulated child? #trauma #informed
  • What would a session look like #structure #beginning #middle #end
  • What are the core therapeutic concepts?
  • Case study examples of the application of these concepts

In the Pack

Resources Included:


  • Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire
  • Whole Child Framework Assessment Tool

Lesson Plans

  • Art-based Therapeutic Intervention – Lesson Plans

Lesson Resources

  • Understanding the Brain resource pack
  • Emotion Images and Words Pack
  • Emotional Scale – Incremental Numbers
  • Mandalas
  • Relaxation Script and Music – Floating Clouds
  • Relaxing Particles Music Video (1hr)
  • Strength Animal Pictures
  • The Bounce Emotional Scale – Strips + Fans
  • First – Then – Finally