Music and therapy

I had a wonderful experience yesterday at a workshop run by Lisa Gardiner of Sal Consulting, organised through the YWCA [to whom much thanks]. I was only able to attend the Friday workshop, with the Thursday session being based around art materials, drawing and clay modelling. But I was thrilled to learn about the value… Read More

‘We do not become creative by thinking about it’

Creativity is core to  Therapeutic Life Story Work. As a practising artist [writing and sculpture] I have some intuitive understanding of the creative process. I also know that many deny their creative impulse, are shy to explore those feelings, refuse to re-awaken the child-like need to explore, deny that part of what makes them whole.… Read More