Meet Petrea – An Art Therapist (Week 2 of #A4H4L)

Meet Petrea – An Art Therapist (Week 2 of #A4H4L)

In week two of our Art for Health, for Life series we are exploring Art Therapy. Welcome, Petrea! Please tell us a little about yourself and your work. Hi I am Petrea Hansen-Adamidis. I am a Registered Art Therapist with the Canadian Art Therapy Association. I am an...
Meet the Art for Health, for Life Project

Meet the Art for Health, for Life Project

As I shared in the previous post, art is many things. Most do agree it is a way to express ourselves and sometimes to learn about ourselves. Here’s the thing, I know being creative can be healthy. (Check out  The Connection Between Art, Healing, and Public...
Music Therapy And The Sounds Of Our Lives

Music Therapy And The Sounds Of Our Lives

The other day, Susan Seale posted a TEDtalks video about conscious listening to her blog.  If you have a few moments, it’s definitely worth the time to listen to this short talk.  While Julian Treasure’s main point was related to connecting with each other (and...