Founder and Director of the Institute for Sensorimotor Art Therapy and School for Initiatic Art Therapy.
BA. MA. (Art Ed), AThR; IEATA; SEP
Founder and Director of the Institute for Sensorimotor Art Therapy
and School for Initiatic Art Therapy
Art Therapist, Practitioner & Trainer
Professional Member ANZACATA, Australian, New Zealand and Asian Creative Arts Therapies Association;
IEATA, International Expressive Arts Therapies Association; SEP, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner
Cornelia has over 40 years of experience as an art therapist. She has studied at the School of Initiatic Art Therapy in Germany, and has trained in Jungian and Gestalt therapy, Bioenergetics, Shiatsu and Naturopathy.
Cornelia has completed her trauma therapy training with Somatic Experiencing Training Institute (SETI). She has published three books, several essays and a training video on sensorimotor art therapy. Some of her publications have been translated into numerous other languages. She is founder and director of "Claerwen Retreat" in Apollo Bay, Victoria, she works in private practice and teaches throughout Australia and internationally.
+61 (0)418 388 539
BA (Psych); MA (Couns); Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; PhD graduate researcher Creative Arts Therapy Research Unit University of Melbourne.
Faculty member of the Institute for Sensorimotor Art Therapy
SEP; ACA; ANZACATA; IEATA
Clinical Member ACA
Professional Member ANZACATA
Liz has a Bachelor of Psychology and a Masters of Counselling and a post graduate Diploma in Art Therapy and Work at the Clay Field ®, she is a PhD graduate researcher with the University of Melbourne Creative Arts Therapy Research Unit and is a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner. She is a registered supervisor with ANZACATA. Liz holds professional membership with ANZACATA; IEATA and the ACA. Her PhD research investigates what haptic perception offers to creative arts therapy specifiically through Clay Field Therapy. She has more than 30 years of experience in human services including various management roles within the private and community health and social services sector, staff development and education as well as extensive experience in clinical settings as nurse practitioner. She is the founder and principle of Heartspace Artspace & Counselling located at the Sunshine Coast. Heartspace Artspace hosts the Institute of Sensorimotor Art Therapy in Queensland. Liz teaches the Initiatic Art Therapy training program in Maleny; Cairns and Canberra and is available for individual, Skype and group supervision..
2015. Elbrecht, Cornelia; Antcliff, Liz: Being in Touch: Healing developmental and attachment trauma at the Clay Field. Children Australia Vol 40, Issue 03, September 2015, pp 209-220. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cha.2015.30 Cambridge University press.
2014. Elbrecht, Cornelia; Antcliff Liz; Being touched through touch: Trauma treatment through haptic perception at the Clay Field: A sensorimotor art therapy. INSCAPE, International Journal of Art Therapy, 2014 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1745482.2014.880932 Routledge.
MA.Ed (Experiential Learning & Development), BA (Sociology), Grad Dip Experiential Learning & Development; Grad Dip Counselling; Grad Cert Social Science (Male Family Violence); Dip. VET. Art Therapy Post Graduate studies: Cert. Initiatic Art Therapy, Cert. Work at the Clay Field, Dip.Sensorimotor Art Therapy, Cert Sandplay Therapy, Cert Child Centred Play Therapy; EMDR Therapy. Professional Associations: Professional member of ANZACATA (AThR); Clinical member ACA (Australian Counselling Association); Board member of NTV (No To Violence).
Chris is the director of Storm Insight, a private Sensorimotor Art Therapy practice. She specializes in Work at the Clay Field, and utilises Sensorimotor Art Therapy techniques to support children, women, men and families. She is a registered provider of therapeutic services for the NDIS. Areas of speciality include sexual assault, addiction issues, family violence, grief and loss. She is available for one to one counselling, groups, training and workshops, and is a registered supervisor with ANZACATA and ACA for professional/clinical supervision. Chris teaches the Initiatic Art Therapy Program in Alice Springs and Tasmania and is available for individual, Skype and group supervision.
MA (ATh), AThR, MA in Art Therapy; Diploma Applied Social Science (Child Care); Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy; Certificate in Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate in Clay Field Therapy; Certificate in Interactive Drawing Therapy; Cert V Training and Assessment.
Professional Member of ANZACATA;
Registered Nurse Div 1; Graduate Diploma Therapeutic Arts Practice, MIECAT; Advanced Diploma Transpersonal Art Therapy, Phoenix Institute; Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Certificate in Clay Field Therapy; Certificate IV in Training and Assessment; Bel Canto Vocalist;
Professional Member of AHPRA, ANZACATA, IICT
AThR; MA (Creative Art Therapy); BA (Philosophy and Politics); Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Certificate in Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate in Clay Field Therapy; Advanced Certificate of Art and Design.
Professional Member ANZACATA
Location: South Yarra VIC 3141
+61 (0) 407 502 598
MA (ATh) Art Therapy; AThR, Ad Dip Transpersonal Art Therapy. Dip Clay Field Therapy. Dip Community Health; Alcohol and Other Drugs, Mental Health and Family Violence. Dip Visual Arts; Fine Art and Ceramics. Cert Emotional Release Counselling and Sand Tray with Children and Adolescence. Attachment and trauma trained.
Professional Member ANZACATA & ACA.
Diploma in Sensorimotor Art Therapy Certificate in Clay Field Therapy; Certificate in Initiatic Art Therap;y Certificate IV Assessment & Workplace Training; Vocational
Location: Langwarrin VIC 3910
+61 (0) 438 877 048
BA Social Work, Mental Health Social Worker; Diploma Community Services (Welfare Studies) Cert. IV Alcohol & Other Drugs, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy; Diploma in Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Certificate in Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate in Work at the Clay Field.
Professional member: AASW and MHSW. Associate member ANZACATA
Location: Geelong VIC
+61 (0) 402 597 930
Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Grad Dip Experiential And Creative Art Therapy Approaches; Dip Transpersonal Art Therapy; Cert In Creative Art Therapy Approaches With Traumatised Children; Cert In Expressive Art Therapy Techniques With Trauma
Location: Yarra Junction VIC 3797
+61 (0) 434 992 315
Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Diploma Holistic Counselling; Certificate Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate Clay Field Therapy; Youth Mental Health First Aider
Location: Fairfield, VIC 3078 and Outreach Services
+61 (0) 409175699
Belinda La Vella
Diploma in Sensorimotor Art Therapy, Certificate Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate Clayfield Therapy, Diploma Community Services; Australian Institute of Group Leaders
BA Visual Arts and Education, Diploma in Sensorimotor Art Therapy, Certificate in Initiatic Art Therapy, Certificate in Clay Field Therapy
Location: Canberra ACT
+61 (0) 404 268 774
MA. Gestalt Therapy; BA. Soc.Sci; Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy;
Certificate Clayfield Therapy; Certioficate Initiatic Art Therapy, Cert IV Training and Assessment;
Professional Member: ANZACATA, Clinical Member GANZ; Clinical Member PACFA; AHPRA
Location: Byron Bay NSW 2481
+61 (0) 435 398 859
Philippa Pip Rose
BA Education, Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy, Certificate in Art Therapy Approaches with Traumatised Children. Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Practice (UNE). Certificate in Work at the Clay Field. Certificate Initiatic Art Therapy. Attachment-based Family Interventions, Working with Complex and Vulnerable Families, Somatic Experiencing Trauma Healing for Kids
Associate Member: ANZACATA
Location: Ballina NSW 2478
+61 (0) 402 665 300
Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Certificate Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate Clay Field Therapy; Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP); Community artist
MA (Gestalt Therapy); BA; Grad Dip Education; Dip Counselling; Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy, Certificate Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate Clay Field Therapy
Professional member ANZACATA; clinical member PACFA; clinical member GANZ
Location: Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
+61 (0) 0414972643
Graduate Diploma Counselling; Diploma of Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Certificate of Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate of Clay Field Therapy; Circle of Security Parenting Educator.
Professional member ACA.
Accredited Mental Health Social Worker (AMHSW); Diploma Sensorimotor Art Therapy; Diploma of Counselling (AIPC); Certificate Initiatic Art Therapy; Certificate in Clay Field Therapy; Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP)
Member: Australian Association of Social Work (AASW)
Location: Sunshine Coast QLD
+ 61 (0)448 754 316
MA Art Therapy. AThR; Certificate in Clay Field Therapy.
Professional member ANZACATA
Location: Brisbane; Northern NSW and Italy + 61 (0) 4219 7814 +39 33190606656 (Italy)