Professional Training of Creative Arts Therapists:
Creative arts therapists are Master’s level graduates from an iacat recognised, accredited training course.
As well as proficiency in their art form, creative arts therapists are trained in psychology, psychotherapeutic theory, physiology, social/
behavioral sciences and human development.
Creative arts therapists are trained in clinical practice, theory and research. This includes assessment, treatment, planning, delivery, and
Ongoing personal therapy and clinical supervision are an integral part of the training.
iacat recognised masters courses:
MA Art Therapy
Cork institute of Technology
MSc Art Psychotherapy
University of Ulster
MA Music Therapy
University of Limerick
New Course in Ireland in development, also see UK Universities.
MA in Dance Movement Therapy See UK Universities.