Goldsmiths, University of London
This programme provides students with a broad understanding of the theories and practices of art psychotherapy necessary for safe and effective clinical work; it enables students to practise as an art therapist in the NHS; Social Services; and educational establishments; and to become a practitioner registered with the British Association of Art Therapists and state registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC); learning is underpinned by the principles and practices of psychodynamic psychotherapy practised within the social; political and multicultural context of mental health care and informed by contemporary art practice.
An undergraduate degree of at least 2nd Class standard in visual arts, or a degree in an allied area, or a professional qualification; a portfolio of art work showing evidence of a long standing commitment to art practice; experience of work in health, social services or education (equivalent to at least 1,500 hours); experience of personal therapy (ideally); the art portfolio should be uploaded electronically as part of the main application.
Full time applicants can apply for the Corinne Burton Memorial Studentship covering fees and 2 further years' part-time work in a hospice.
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|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||Lewisham||SE14 6NW||South East|
020 7078 5300