I am daphna and this is my work
MY ACADEMIC WORKS
Art Therapy in singapore
Research studies have raised concerns regarding the stress level and mental health of Singaporean citizens, and the way it influences their well-being, their engagement with schooling or work demands, and the reality of violence and crime in the family.
Art Therapists Exhibition, Singapore
An Art Therapist's Calling: Clinician, Artist, Researcher
September 13- October 11, 2019
This exhibition was a joint initiative by the Art Therapist Association of Singapore (ATAS) and LASALLE College Of The Arts aiming to expose the Singapore community to the profession of Art Therapy. Each Art Therapist volunteered to participate, created artistic boxes that represents their professional identity and themselves.
Art therapy conference in london
3 Day Conference at BAAT/AATA July 11-14, 2019
In July I was privileged to present with my supervisee student at the International Art Therapy Inaugural Conference, in London, our work from Singapore. The conference was indeed an opportunity to meet art therapists from all over the globe. The cultural aspect of the event created a special atmosphere of reflections, inspiring new ways of thinking.
What is art therapy?
First blog post: june,1, 2019
The expressive arts — movement, art, music, writing, sound, and improvisation — in a supportive setting to facilitate growth and healing. It is a process of discovering ourselves through any art form that comes from an emotional depth
Based on the understanding of the healing qualities of Arts, this branch of Psychotherapy emphasizes action and reflection by using various Arts modalities for guiding a therapeutic process. In addition to the verbal form of communication in traditional psychotherapy, Expressive Arts Therapy relates to the symbolic expression that appears through images created by art form, and the behavior of the maker.