Art Therapy / Arts Psychotherapy

Services, therapies, and modalities
Music / arts / performance health, Group therapy, Individual therapy, Integrative Arts Psychotherapy, Paediatrics / children
Regions Covered
Northern Ireland
Address
Belfast
Practitioner Name
Qualifications/registration
MSc in Art Psychotherapy, Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (CPCAB) Level 6 Certificate in Creative Supervision Across the Age Range, BAAT, HCPC
Registration, insurance and DBS checks
Current professional registration, insurance and DBS confirmed
Telephone
020 8167 4775 (via BAPAM)

Lizzie Devlin is an Art Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor who works on one to one basis and in group-work. She has ten years clinical experience working with both children and adults in specialist Counselling services in the community and in schools.

As an Art Psychotherapist Lizzie has provided support to musicians and vocalists and has extensive experience working in the arts, and in the arts in health sector for over 30 years. Separate to her work as an Art Psychotherapist Lizzie is an Arts Development Officer with the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and works with a with a diverse range of arts organisations and artists across all art-form practices including circus and carnival, theatre companies, arts in health, intercultural arts and festivals and venues.

Lizzie is keen to provide therapeutic support for practitioners, musicians, performers, production and technical staff in the Creative Sector. She has clinical experience of supporting individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, bereavement, relationship difficulties, autism, ADHD, developmental, psychological trauma, PTSD and Bi-polar disorder.

Her background is in Fine Art (Leeds University) where her studio practice specialised in print-making and painting. In her youth Lizzie was a member of an Irish Dance Ballet company which instilled a life-long interest in all genres of dance.

Services, therapies, and modalities
Music / arts / performance health, Group therapy, Individual therapy, Integrative Arts Psychotherapy
Regions Covered
London, South London, West London, Online/Telephone/Remote
Address
Brixton and Notting Hill, London
Practitioner Name
Qualifications/registration
MA Integrative Arts Psychotherapy, BA Hons Music, HCPC, BACP
Registration, insurance and DBS checks
Current professional registration, insurance and DBS confirmed
Mobile
07960 788 581

Will Roberts is an integrative Arts Psychotherapist and musician working with individuals and groups, helping address problems including depression and anxiety (often related to precarious gig-economy work), social anxiety, performance anxiety, loss of confidence and personality disorders. He is also experienced working with recovering alcoholics, addicts and vulnerable patients.

‘My background as a professional musician working in many areas has helped me to develop a particular affinity for and understanding of the mental health issues that are common in the field. I am aware of the strain and pressure that working in the arts can have on individual’s mental health’.

Will has worked with Blue Rhythm creating short videos to promote mental health and wellbeing for musicians: bluerhythm.co.uk

Services, therapies, and modalities
Music / arts / performance health, Neurodiversity / learning difference or disability
Regions Covered
Wales, Online/Telephone/Remote
Address
Cardiff
Practitioner Name
Qualifications/registration
1993 BA (Hons) Fine Art, 1st Class 1998, MA Fine Art 2016, MA Art Psychotherapy
Registration, insurance and DBS checks
Current professional registration, insurance and DBS confirmed
Mobile
07852133772

Michael Cousin is an Art Psychotherapist whose focus is on working with those who have experienced multiple traumatic events or have diagnosed disorders, mainly Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Schizoaffective Disorder and Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD).

Prior to his training, Michael was a contemporary artist and curator with over 20 years of experience of national and international exhibitions. He has a BA (Hons) and Master’s Degree in Fine Art and a Master’s Degree in Art Psychotherapy (2016).

Michael is experienced in working with actors. “As a self-employed creative myself I understand the professional difficulties that presents, and also the emotional strain this can create which can in turn exacerbate underlying mental health conditions or traumatic experiences”.