Creative Little Ones provides a safe and relaxed space for children 18 months - 18 years to express themselves creatively.
Art Therapy is a from of expressive therapy that uses the creative process of making art to improve a child's mental, physical and emotional wellbeing. Art Therapy can help children to relieve stress, increase awareness of self and develop healthy and effective coping skills.
A child does not have to be good at art to enjoy art therapy. Art making is so valuable in the early years as it allows children to process their world and to deal with sometimes scary and big emotions in a safe way.
Providing support to children, I have seen how they feel more comfortable expressing themselves through drawing and painting rather than direct questioning.
Art therapy can enhance the lives of children experiencing the following:
I am an experienced art therapist facilitating therapeutic groups and individual art therapy sessions for children aged 0-18 year for five years.
I believe art therapy helps children to express themselves in a way which words cannot. In my practice I have seen that some children feel more comfortable expressing themselves with paint and crayons than expressing emotions and feelings through words.
I am a qualified art therapist registered with ANZATA
( Australian and New Zealand Art Therapy Association)
Registration - 290 166 51
Working With Children Check - WWC0755130E
Masters of Art Therapy - University of Western Sydney 2009- 2011
Diploma of Education - Visual Arts - University of Wollongong 2005-2007
Bachelor of Visual Arts- University of Wollongong 2008
National Registration with the Government has not yet occurred, until Art Therapy is recognised in this way Medicare rebates are not available.
ABN- 79 327 922 745
Art Therapy Sessions & Prices
Children's Art Therapy Groups
Monday and Tuesday Afternoon
Children aged 5- 12 years
$25 per session
Carer and Bub Group
Tuesday and Friday 10.30-11.15am
$20 per session
$75 per session
Please contact Jedda if you would like more information or to make a booking
Phone - 0403 732 461