1st International LABO in Potsdam [summary]

1st International LABO in Potsdam [summary]

The idea of International LABO grew out of regular Swiss LABO meetings for art therapists run by our dear colleague, François Lacroix. Suddenly, we felt a longing for connection with other practitioners, who appreciate expressive arts as a therapeutical method. We imagined a space where international expressive arts enthusiasts could meet, chat, play with arts,…

What is Expressive Arts Therapy?

What is Expressive Arts Therapy?

Expressive arts therapy (EXA) is a process- and resource-oriented art therapy method using various art forms, like painting, doodling, music, singing, theatre, dance, writing, or video making. Often multiple art genres are included in a session. The instructions for particular activities are easy and fun. However, they have a high emotional impact. In this method,…