Frequently Asked Questions

Clients often have the same questions regarding Counseling Interventions please see below for general asked questions.

 

1. What is Counseling with art techniques?

Counseling with art techniques focuses on the process rather than on the end result.  Through engaging in the creative process the client often finds solutions to problems that they have internalised, with the counselor acting as a facilitator.  Famous Analytical Psychologist and Founder Carl Gustav Jung remarked that “the hand often finds solutions with which the intellect has grappled”.

 

2. Do I need to be an artist?

Counseling through art does not require you to be a traditionally trained artist,  as stated above the process of creating during counseling is emphasised rather than the end product.

 

3. Which art materials do I need?

Art materials are provided for by NOUS, the client does not have to buy any art materials.

It is important to note that each client will use different art materials, materials are specifically selected for the need of counseling for each individual client.

 

4. How long does a counseling session last?

Counseling sessions lasts for 50 minutes with a 10 minute time frame for self reflection.

 

For any additional questions please contact NOUS Counseling on info@nousart.co.za or 0727639900