Meath Counsellor & Psychotherapist
in Clonard, Enfield, and in Navan, County Meath, Bernadette McLeavey
provides professional counselling and psychotherapy for individual
adults and adolescents, from a Humanistic perspective. Bernadette
is also a member of the Watercolour SocIET®y of Ireland.
As well as therapy
through conversation, she also offers Art Therapy and Sand Therapy
to clients who wish to avail of those means of therapy.
Art Therapy &
Sand Therapy and
Art Therapy offer alternative means of communication and re-discovery
In Sand Therapy the
client is invited to choose from an array of miniature objects and
figures, and through their placement in the sand-tray to explore
and discover aspects of their "world" and their own story
in a fresh and dynamic way.
Some Symbolic Figurines
Used in Sand Therapy
Art Therapy is based
on the belief that the visual image is often a more powerful means
of apprehending reality and of expressing it, than what might be
described by words alone.
what has been formed in clay or portrayed with colours, both client
and therapist can grow in awareness and understanding of what is
important to the client.
No previous experience
of art-making is necessary for participation in Art Therapy. Any
initial reservations about art or sand-tray work that clients may
have, tend to be replaced by an experience of wonder and creativity
as they explore their own imagery and symbolism.
may choose talking therapy alone, or they may combine conversational
therapy with art or sand therapy.
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Meath Counsellor & Psychotherapist Bernadette McLeavey
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