Certificate in the Use of Dramatherapy Techniques in Counselling
The course explores the theory and practice of Dramatherapy and other creative methods, giving practitioner participants an understanding of creative approaches and theatrical techniques useable within the therapeutic process. This is an experiential course and will involve practical Dramatherapy and creative exercises.
Is this Course for you?
This course is designed for anyone who has an interest in using creative processes within their professional practice with Groups or 1:1. It is suitable for professional self development, clinical practice and for practitioners who want to use creative techniques in their work with clients.
Objectives of the Course
The central aim of the course is to develop creative practitioners who have a clear understanding of dramatherapy in practice. At the end of the course participants will have developed techniques, competencies and skills in integrating creative and/or theatrical processes in their practice in a safe and ethical way.
In addition to the above aims course members can hope to achieve the following:
- An understanding of dramatherapy and creativity theories and principles
- An understanding of the use of basic theatre skills / games within dramatherapy
- An understanding of the structure of a Dramatherapy or creative session
- An understanding of how psychology and drama work side by side in drama therapy
- An awareness around how the creative arts may help to heal individuals or groups of people
- Basic Dramatherapy and creative skills and techniques that inform practice
- Competencies in using creative and drama based activities
- A clear understanding of the role of a dramatherapist
What is the time commitment?
The course runs monthly over 6 weekends.
When is the next Course
How much does the Course cost?
The Course costs 500.00.
The fee for the course may be paid in instalments.
Please send all completed forms (together with payment where appropriate) to:
Chris Brown MA MBACP (Accred)
15-16 Deptford Broadway,
London SE8 4PA
If you have any queries, please call or email and will be pleased to help.