Art therapy is a form of expressive therapy that uses art materials, such as paints, drawing, clay, collage and even digital media such as photography and tablet technology. Art therapy combines traditional psychotherapeutic theories and techniques with psychological, interpersonal and somatic aspects of the creative process and self-expression. In mental
Philip Chapman is the director of the Male Room in Nelson, which provides temporary, single-night accomodation for men who have been removed from their homes under five-day police safety orders. Sergeant John Maxwell is the Family Violence Intervention co-ordinator for the Nelson Police.
FREE screening of ‘Utopia’, John Pilger’s deeply moving and shocking doco. Sun, 12pm – watch the trailer: http://t.co/otxeTG6oCL #mycountry — Auckland Art Gallery (@Auckartgal) July 10, 2014
You don't want to be in it for life…like Laura. https://t.co/vXDCEBtLJr #stopbeforeyoustart — Auckland DHB (@Akld_DHB) July 10, 2014
July News Flash Essentially Men As we get battered and beaten by our wintery weather, here are some offerings coming up in the next 6 weeks to help raise our spirits. Essentially Men
Some trains have been stopped while we inspect a bridge between Tamaki and Glen Innes. A vehicle has struck the bridge, taxis are on the way — Auckland Transport (@AklTransport) July 10, 2014
Distress Tolerance Skills Distress tolerance skills are a core set of tools of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), used to treat a wide range of emotional dysregulation disorders, from Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) to difficulties in controlling moods and strong emotions. More specifically, distress tolerance skills help you to bear intense
Lack of knowledge about child abuse has led to a number of misconceptions. Some of these are: Myth: It is only abuse if it is violent. Reality: Child abuse does not necessarily involve violence or anger. Abuse often involves adults exploiting their power over children, and using children as objects