Poetry Therapy involves responding to inspiring poems, quotations and stories through creative writing, storytelling and art. It is for individuals and groups in contexts such as personal development, grief, illness and mental health settings.
This workshop focuses on creative writing, not on therapy. By the end of the workshop, you will have explored some poetry therapy methods and techniques and responded to inspiring poems on the theme of wellbeing.
You will find also out about principles of poetry therapy, and information about poetry therapy training. This workshop is suitable for writers with all levels of experience.