Education and creativity

This is an excellent and very entertaining look at how creativity is under appreciated in our education system. A fabulous presentation; 

http://www.ted.com/talks/view/id/66

Must Haves for art Therapy to work

  • Trust- a therapeutic alliance between the art therapist the client and a willingness to work through art media.
  • Courage-Symbolically…you face the unknown with the art therapist; the blank page, lump of clay, blank canvas, unknown emotions…

Rollo May (1994p13) The Courage to Create