Annual conference 2023: Art therapy and the climate crisis

This year, we invite you to join our online conference to think about the effect the climate crisis is having on you, your work and how art and art therapy can help meet this challenge.

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Date & Time

Saturday 4 November 2023

9.30AM - 4.30PM

Who this event is for

Open to all who wish to attend

Tickets

Non-members: 拢175

Associate members: 拢125

Full members
Employed: 拢125
Underemployed: 拢110
Unemployed/retired: 拢100

Trainee members: 拢50

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Booking for this event will close Wednesday, 1 November at 10.00am. Please book before then, to avoid disappointment.

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Location

Online via Zoom

Annual conference 2023: Art therapy and the climate crisis

This year, we invite you to join our online conference to think about the effect the climate crisis is having on you, your work and how art and art therapy can help meet this challenge.

Art therapy and the climate crisis: building emotional resilience

The climate crisis is a global health and mental health crisis. From extreme weather to air pollution, climate anxiety to the energy crisis, increasingly our planet’s greatest existential threat is becoming a part of our everyday lives.

This year, we invite you to join our online conference to think about the effect the climate crisis is having on you, your work and how art and art therapy can help meet this challenge.

How can we help build emotional resilience in ourselves, the people we support, and our communities?

Keynote speaker: Judith Anderson

Emotional resilience and the climate crisis 鈥 a psychological overview聽

is a Jungian Analytical Psychotherapist with a background in psychiatry. Judith has been particularly focused on the climate, environmental and biodiversity crises facing us and how psychotherapeutic methods can be in service to these challenges. Judith is currently Chair of .

Conference program

Also presenting at this year’s annual conference will be:

  • The Greener AHP perspective: art therapy and sustainable healthcare, presented by Ben Whittaker, Sustainable Healthcare Delivery Lead/AHP Lead at the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare
  • How do we shape the future of art therapy in a climate emergency? Presented by Art Therapists, Gary Nash and Vanessa Jones.
  • What role does art therapy play in individual and collective responses to climate crisis?聽Presented by , Art Therapist and arts-based researcher at the University of Derby.
  • The evidence base for nature-based art therapy, presented by , Lecturer in Mental Health, King’s College London and Editor-in-Chief Designee – International Journal of Art Therapy.

About our annual conference

Our annual conference brings together 香港六合彩开奖结果记录s, artists and other professionals to share cutting edge practice, and to connect and learn from each other.聽

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