Our Creative Writing for Wellbeing course is for people aged 55+ who wish to explore their wellbeing through creative writing. It provides a chance to look at themes of later life using creative writing, conversations and other creative approaches, playfully and seriously, in a supportive environment.

Who teaches the course?

Esteemed facilitator and co-founder of The Orchard Foundation, Fiona Hamilton has wide experience of working with groups using arts for Wellbeing in the community, education and in a healthcare settings.

Fiona has extensive experience of working in the NHS and complementary care with people affected by cancer and other health challenges. She has also worked with young people on interactive arts projects, such as Bited Sized, and teaches an MSc in therapeutic writing with Metanoia Institute. You can find out more about Fiona’s professional career and achievements here.

What can be achieved?

Visit the Out of Our Heads website to see an example of what can be achieved through art therapy.

When is the next course?

We are now taking bookings for our spring 2017 course, which will start on 29th March 2017 at the Redland Meeting House, 126 Hampton Road, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6JE.

For a limited time only, you can pay £160 to attend this 8-week-long course.

You can book your place on this course by completing this form and returning it to enquiries@portlandcentrehealthcare.co.uk.

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