Supervision Training for Creative Arts Therapists 2023-2024 | From 7 October 2023
This is the 7th year since we ran the first 6-month long Supervision Training and Professional Development course for Arts Therapists including: Art Psychotherapists, Integrative Arts Therapists, Drama, Music, Movement, Dance and Play Therapists.
Arts therapists may be required to supervise trainees and the newly qualified based on their own experiences without having attended a specific or extended training in clinical supervision. This training course introduces principles and approaches used in clinical supervision in order to deepen your practice and offer effective supervision.
A range of senior practitioners and educators will present theories of supervision and practice, integrative arts therapy approaches, live supervision skills, core reading and critical literature reviews. Working from the macro to the micro and back to the overview of clinical responsibility, our aim is to support you in professional development and clinical management in supervision.
The theory, practice approaches and experiential material will be delivered through the use of interactive discussions, art-making, reflection and creative action methods.
The course is 30 hours of CPD spread over a 6-month period, one Saturday per month ONLINE.
This course uses an integrative creative arts therapy model informed by a wide range of creative and expressive arts therapy modalities. The theoretical framework is psychodynamic and integrative with a strong commitment to the creative and relationship dynamic at the heart of the clinical and supervisory work.
Trainers: Hephzibah Kaplan and guest facilitators. Each afternoon session we have a guest facilitator who shares their perspective and experience.
Hephzibah Kaplan RATh, Dip. Psy. Spvn; B.Ed(Hons)
Hephzibah is an art psychotherapist with over twenty five years experience working with children and adults in private practice and adult mental health. Hephzibah continues to provide clinical supervision to a wide range of arts therapists working in all settings including hospice work, bereavement charities, children’s charities, schools, MIND, NHS and private practice. Hephzibah is the Director of London Art Therapy Centre.
HCPC and UKCP registered arts therapists with 3 years’ post-qualification experience.
Current Course: 6 sessions over 6 months from October 2023 – March 2024
Day: 6 Saturday workshops over a 6 month period
Time: 10 am – 4 pm ONLINE
2023 7 October, 11 November, 9 December,
2024 13 January, 10 February, 9 March
Employer funded: £912
Self-funded: £788 payable in three instalments of £263
> with first payment due by 22 September; 2nd payment by 24 November; final payment by 26 January.
Self-funded Early Bird Discount 10%: £710 payable in three instalments of £237
> with first payment due by 31 August; 2nd payment by 24 November; final payment by 26 January.
Please note: Once you have enrolled on this course we cannot allow any cancellations or refunds.
Please apply to Course Leader, Hephzibah Kaplan by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include a CV and statement of interest.
There will be a maximum of 12 participants. Depending on numbers enrolled, late applications may be accepted.Make a booking