Children & Young People

An art therapist is an adult that works with children and young people to help with problems that you may be having at home or at school.

When its hard to talk about the things that are worrying,  you can use, art materials like paint, paper, pencils, clay, glitter, chalks or crayons to help you.

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Finding the right words to describe feelings can be very difficult and you might want some help to do that.faces cyp

Art Therapy can be helpful if you are, feeling shy or nervous, feeling sad, having bad dreams, worried about school or feeling angry. 

An art therapists can work with you at school.  Your teacher or parent can arrange a meeting for you with an art therapist and you can decide if you would like to work with them.   20151030_121631

The art therapist will work with you in a way that is ok for you. You can decide if you want to make some art or just talk about what has been difficult or upsetting for you.

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