Four- year training programme

 

The training in Dramatherapy and Playtherapy presupposes the one- year mandatory attendance to “Creative Journeys”, whose purpose is to familiarize the student with the techniques of Dramatherapy and Playtherapy before he/she begins the three-year programme of educational seminars.

 

Creative Journeys”

 

The duration of “Creative Journeys” is one year. These groups use techiniques of Dramatherapy and Playtherapy such as: voice,movement, improvisation, roles, play, drawing, clay and sand. They refer to people who are generally interested in expressing and develop their creative dynamic through these approaches. They constitute a prerequisite as well as an evaluation criteria in case anyone would require to participate in the postgraduate training in Dramatherapy and Playtherapy.

 

Three- year postgraduate seminars in Dramatherapy and Playtherapy”

 

This includes theoretical courses, practice and experiential training. It is addressed to graduates of human sciences, mental health professionals, actors and presupposes personal therapy with acknowledged therapists of the Association of Dramatherapists and Playtherapists of Greece. This three- year programme is certified by the Hellenic Professional Association of Playtherapists and Dramatherapists and equivalent Professional Associations overseas. Below we cite some indicative modules included in the programme.

 

Playtherapy

  • Theoretical courses in Psychology
  • Theoretical courses in Psychiatry
  • Play theory
  • Play practice
  • Clinical practice
  • Supervision
  • Written assignments
  • Tutorial
  • Theatrical workshop and participation in a play

 

Dramatherapy

  • Theoretical courses in Psychology
  • Theoretical courses in Psychiatry
  • Drama theory
  • Theatrical workshop and participation in a play
  • Clinical practice
  • Supervision
  • Written assignments
  • Tutorial
  • History of theatre