Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies
|Organisation||Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies|
The Friends Institute
220 Moseley Road
BCAT are a registered charity that has been supporting mental and physical health since 1993.
BCAT provide professional arts therapies in art, dance, drama, music and play, and also provide a community arts in health and wellbeing service.
Every adult and child has the ability to respond to the arts in many ways. Sometimes the arts provide a different perspective in which to respond to difficulties. BCAT allows people the chance to explore these difficulties, no matter what they may be, in a safe environment with a registered therapist who has been trained to offer support or encouragement, and, alongside community partners provide many arts based workshops to provide therapeutic intervention.
BCAT uses the arts as a catalyst to support people and communities - helping them to grow and develop, and use the arts as a way to express and engage.
|Categories||Addiction support,Advice and guidance,Exercise, sport & recreation,Outreach,Social Activities,Befriending,Counselling and listening,Day Centre,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Carers support,Family support,Support for victims,Youth activities,Health Advice and Guidance,Dementia|
|Staff Qualifications||Professionally qualified arts therapists HCPC Registered, Doctorates, Masters Degrees, Arts Degrees and Community qualifications|