Why Art Therapy? 為何使用藝術治療?誰人受惠?

藝術治療輕鬆及可探索的氣氛協助使用者於舒適的環境去找尋及改變生活。藝術治療的過程可以探索及抒發被壓抑的情緒,從而減低生活上種種的焦慮以及得到有素質的生活。並且改善個人心理,情緒,教育以及社交發展。

藝術治療師爲各類人士提供服務,亦在不同環境裡工作,例如:醫院、復康中心、學校、醫療中心、監獄、社區中心,或從事私人執業。服務對象包括家庭,普通及有特殊需要的成人及/或兒童。藝術治療亦應用於長期病患者或接受紓緩護理人士。此外,對個人成長及專業增值有興趣的人士,亦能從藝術治療中得益。

藝術心理治療能幫助以下人:情緒問題,抑鬱,心靈創傷,虐待 ,心理失調 ,飲食失調 ,濫用藥物及酗酒 ,長期病患 ,癌症 ,紓緩護理 ,喪親哀傷 ,身體殘障 ,學習障礙 ,智障 自閉症 及阿士保加症,唐氏綜合症,過度活躍症 ,專業及個人發展。

Why art therapy?

The playful atmosphere in art therapy can help you to feel more comfortable about who you are, and it can be a place where you can think about making changes in your life. Art therapy explores and acknowledges suppressed feelings which will reduce anxiety of not-knowing, and ultimately to achieve quality of life.

 

Art therapy as a form of intervention can assist with an individual’s psychological, emotional, education, social and physical development.

 

Art Therapists work with a variety of clientele and working sites such as hospitals, rehabilitation centers, schools, medical centers, prisons, support centers and private practice. Clients include families, adults and/or children of both general and special needs populations. Art Therapy is also used with people with chronic illness and those in need of palliative care. It is also useful for those interested in personal growth and professional enhancement.
Art Therapy can help people with:

  • Emotional difficulties
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Abuse
  • Psychological disorders 
  • Eating disorders
  • Substance and alcohol abuse
  • Chronic illness
  • Cancer
  • Palliative care
  • Bereavement
  • Physically Challenged
  • Learning difficulties
  • Mentally challenged
  • Autism
  • Down Syndrome
  • ADHD
  • And professional and personal development
     
    資料來源:英國藝術治療協會   The British Association of Art Therapists www.baat.org            

    香港藝術治療師協會 www.hk-hkaat.org

    Contact Information 聯絡方法

    Tristan Chan 陳雅姿

    MA Art Psychotherapy Practice 藝術心理治療碩士

    Health Professional Council (UK) Registered Art Psychotherapist

    英國註冊藝術治療師

    BAAT Professional Member 英國藝術治療師協會專業會員

    HKAAT Professional Member  香港藝術治療師專業會員

                                     
     
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