MyMind video series: Karen O’Leary

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Karen O'Leary

Continuing on from the MyMind video series, Cork-based therapist Karen O’Leary talks about creative arts therapy and her work with children and young people struggling with mental health difficulties. “From the outside it can look like there’s nothing much happening, like we’re just playing, but there’s a very definitive process involved…” (Karen O’Leary on creative arts therapy) If you’re interested in … Read More

Creative Arts Therapy

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There are numerous forms of talk therapy involving various techniques, however it is less recognised that there are a multitude of other types of expressive therapy that can have the same benefits of talk therapy.  Creative Arts Therapy can involve the use of art,  music, drama, dance/movement, poetry/creative writing, bibliotherapy, play or sandplay. Creative Arts Therapy is a form of … Read More