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Anglia Ruskin University: Dramatherapy

Institution Anglia Ruskin University
Department Cambridge School of Creative Industries
Web http://www.aru.ac.uk
Email answers@anglia.ac.uk
Telephone 01245 68 68 68
Study type Taught

Summary

Through lectures, practical workshops, case discussions and theoretical studies, our course will introduce you to a range of approaches to dramatherapy. You will reflect on your own practice in group discussions, and be supported by an extensive programme of tutorials and supervisions.

Health and Care Professions Council logo Your studies will focus on intercultural practice, attachment/mother-infant observation and the understanding of how past relationships manifest in current client difficulties – and how they can be worked with through the dramatherapeutic relationship. You will also work with music therapists in lectures and performance work, such as Playback Theatre.

Our experiential teaching will focus on your own dramatic autobiographical process, dramatherapy theory, links between theory and practice, and bi-weekly experiential dramatherapy groups. In these, you will reflect upon your clinical experiences and the process of becoming a dramatherapist.

You will take part in clinical placements in two to three fields, under the supervision of qualified dramatherapists. Your placements could be in community settings, schools, hospitals or hospices, giving you valuable experience of working in a multidisciplinary team and great preparation for employment.

Supported by our team of practising and research-active music therapists, you will have access to the latest and most effective dramatherapy approaches with both adults and children, as well as to the best advice for your future career.

Course Leader: Sophia Condaris

MA

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