Our endeavour is creating a space where you feel the joy and we take delight in your happinesses. Mudita is a pure joy unadulterated by self-interest. When we can be happy of the joys other beings feel, it is called mudita.
My practice involves expressive arts based therapy techniques—a multi-modal approach utilizing movement/Dance therapy, story telling, visual art (painting, drawing, etc), writing and music in a therapeutic context.
This method is intended for all ages, both in clinical applications such as:
My education and work experience has informed my use of a multi-dimensional treatment path that promotes emotional, mental as well as physical health to enhance a sense of wellbeing and quality of life. After having the honour working with different countries, I have developed an appreciation for working with diverse, multi-cultural communities. I am passionate about the creative process and look forward to working with clients to reach their therapeutic goals through artistic expression. Art therapy is known to lessen feelings of anxiety, depression, and stress in people of all ages. In one study, older adults who participated in arts activities experienced lower levels of loneliness, depression, and better morale. Participants found that the calming action of putting a paintbrush or pencil to paper helped them relax and focus on positive feelings. Art therapy allows adults & elderly to focus less on their chronic aches and pains and instead concentrate on the creative process at hand. Encourages socialization and communication. Art & music therapy allows for an alternate means of connecting with others, helping to lessen feelings of loneliness and isolation many seniors may face in modern times.
We offer many therapeutic alternatives choices for seniors over 62. Call us today and let us know how we can help you find the service to fit your lifestyle. For older adults who may struggle with feelings of loneliness or isolation, art therapy gives them the opportunity to exercise their social skills and make new friends in a relaxing, casual setting.