Art Therapy is a creative form of psychotherapy and it can be helpful for a variety of problems. It offers an opportunity to think about current situations and past experiences in a totally confidential and relaxed environment. Art Therapy can be helpful in addressing individual needs and issues of access to the National Curriculum.
Research shows that when children are experiencing emotional difficulties their general functioning can be affected, and they find learning very hard. Art Therapy as a form of intervention can assist with a pupil’s psychological, emotional, educational, physical and social development.