Art Therapy - ATh16

289.00 189.00


  • Course Fee: €189.00 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Resource of 4 lessons.
  • Duration: Students have up to 6 months to complete this course which is ample time and can start it at anytime of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.
  • Enrol now to secure your place!


“These Counselling Resources are designed to meet two requirements. Firstly, the need to provide an overview of a particular counselling topic as a prelude, perhaps, to possibly undertaking a full-time resource of study on that topic.

Secondly, these resources are designed to assist and enhance the knowledge of existing qualified counsellors on a particular topic.”


Course Description

Along with other therapies such as music and drama, Art Therapy is recognised as a valuable therapeutic system. The special feature of art therapy is that when words fail it can provide one of the few possible avenues of communication and self-expression.

This Art Therapy resource presents you with a range of practical exercises, games, structures and techniques which can be used by teachers, therapists and other group-work leaders. They range from those suitable for enhancing self-perception and for particular groups such as those with memory or attention problems.


Course Syllabus

Lesson 1: Introduction plus Group Work, Art Therapy and Games

Lesson 2: Things That Can Go Wrong plus Examples

Lesson 3: Psychiatric In/Day Patients/Community Situations

Lesson 4: Classification of Themes, Games and Exercises.



Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Resource Certificate.


Contact Us

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Irish Training & Educational Centre,

Unit 9,

Leopardstown Business Centre,
Ballyogan Road,
Dublin 18.
Our Loc8 Code is: NM3-08-S03 »(Click here to view this Loc8 Code.)

Tel: 01 2061832

Email Address:
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