Charnwood Arts Therapy Service Ltd


Charnwood Arts Therapy Service provide art, music, drama, dance and play therapies for children, young people, adults and families.   Either by professional referrals or privately.  

Our highly qualified and experienced therapists are state registered by the HCPC (Health Care Professions Council).  

Provision may be at various location including your home, in the community or school.

What are arts therapies?

Arts therapies are recognised and regulated psychotherapies which aims to help people come to terms with difficult feelings, events or memories that may be causing them problems.  Art therapies are especially beneficial when individuals feel distanced from their feelings, when it is upsetting to talk about a painful experience or for individuals with communication difficulties.

Many people find art therapies can help them learn to deal with, and move on from their difficulties.  Art therapists help people explore and articulate their feelings through creative activities such as making a model or piece of art, creating music drama and dance. Experiences or feelings that may be hard to put into words can be expressed through the artwork. Individuals do not need any skills or previous experience to benefit from art therapies. 

Who can art therapies help?                            

Arts therapies can be very supportive to children, young people and adults who need restorative support for managing:

•        Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

•        Autism

•        Attachment disorders

•        Depression

•        Long term or terminal illness

•        Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

•        Separation / Divorce

•        Trauma       

•        Foster care

•        Sibling adjustment difficulties

•        Bereavement

•        Abuse (emotional, physical and sexual)

•        Adoption

•        Bullying

•        Neglect

•        Peer difficulties

Service Details

  • Leicester
  • South Nottinghamshire
  • South Derbyshire
Charnwood Arts Therapy Service Ltd
Service Type:
Health and wellbeing

This page was last updated on 31 May 2017

This page was last updated on 31 May 2017

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