Online Art Therapy Experiential Workshops

This series of one-time Online Art Therapy Experiential (OATE) Workshops aims to provide art therapy experiential and raise awareness of art therapy in a brief time frame. This programme offers an opportunity for participants to have a taster of what art therapy is and to engage with therapeutic art activities. Details of our second round of OATE Workshops are provided below. Those with available slots are indicated accordingly. The rest are fully subscribed.

Please note that due to overwhelming responses from the previous workshops, each participant is only allowed to register for one workshop. Before registering, kindly ensure that you have read the detailed information on the workshops and their respective art materials. When you are ready to register, click here.

Gratitude: Creating your very own gratitude flower!

Date & Time (PLEASE SELECT ONLY ONE DATE)

Tuesday, 12 May 2020 

7.30pm to 9pm 

OR

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 

3pm to 4.30pm (slots available!)

Art therapist: Phylaine Toh

Description:

In this workshop, we will explore feelings of gratitude and identify some areas of our lives which we are grateful for. An easy-to-follow session to create a gratitude flower!

Relaxation: Doodling to de-stress

Date & Time: 

Friday, 15 May 2020 

7.30pm to 9pm 

Art therapist: Kelly Reedy

Description:

This workshop will introduce the art of doodling as a way to de-stress, providing a starting point for using your creativity to relax.  

Self-care for caregiver and child pair

Date & Time 

Friday, 22 May 2020 

3pm to 4.30pm 

Art therapist: Daphna Kehila

Description:

This is a caregiver and child workshop, recommended for a caregiver who is regularly involved in supporting the child and can commit and see benefit in the

Exploring creativity for caregiver and child pair

Date & Time 

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 

3pm to 4.30pm  

Art therapist: Daphna Kehila

Description:

This is a caregiver and child workshop, recommended for a caregiver who is regularly involved in supporting the child and can commit and see benefit in the programme – for example, a mother, father, grandparent or domestic worker. Each vacancy is limited to one-child and one-adult pair. Families with multiple children are advised to attend the workshop separately.

Gratitude: Creating art with art materials from home

Date & Time: 

Tuesday, 26 May 2020 

3pm to 4.30pm (cancelled)

Art therapist: Amanda Chen

Creative Expression: Ways to communicate emotions

Date & Time (PLEASE SELECT ONLY ONE DATE): 

Thursday, 28 May 2020  

3pm – 4:30 pm 

OR 

Friday, 29 May 2020  

3pm – 4:30 pm 

Art therapist: Yoko Choi

Description:

Gratitude: Creating a book of gratitude

Date & Time: 

Thursday, 14 May 2020 

3pm to 4.30pm 

Art therapist: Loh Wan Ting

Description:

Looking out for hope and maintaining our happiness level can be hard during this period. However a simple practice of gratitude has shown to have the power to boost our happiness. Through individual and group experiences, we will enhance our gratitude and happiness through reflective art making.  

Suggested materials:

Self-care: Finding your centre

Date & Time: 

Wednesday, 20 May 2020 

7.30pm to 9pm 

Art therapist: Kelly Reedy

Description:

This workshop will challenge the traditional art of mandala making, encouraging new ways of 'finding your centre' for self- care, as well as assisting you to nurture personal resilience and self-compassion.