ICAPT Arts Therapies Skills in Dementia Care, CNWL NHS Foundation Trust - 3 April 2019

This learning experience will give an insight into the process and understanding of arts therapy to enable a fuller arts engagement with people who have a diagnosis of dementia. The day will outline dementia and arts therapy and look at how arts therapy communication can inform engagement and emotional understanding. Alongside this introduction will be an opportunity to interact with experienced drama, music and art therapists through structured and improvised workshops. The hope is that attendees will gain greater understanding, increased skills and confidence in communicating and working creatively with people experiencing dementia. Tickets available here.