training in working with children with life-threatening illnesses
Wolf + Water can provide training for artists & staff in developing arts based more child friendly approaches in working with young people with life threatening illnesses. Techniques that the Company can provide training in include:
- music & sound
- movement & dance
- puppets of all shapes & sizes
- shadow puppets
- simple printing techniques
- 2 & 3 D arts techniques
- working with video
The training in these techniques is specifically geared to working with young people who may have both restricted energy & movement due to their condition, & on how to use techniques as a way of exploring pertinent issues with individuals, groups & families.
In terms of issues Wolf + Water provide a generic training course “Using Creative Techniques with Young People with Life Threatening Illnesses” as well as in working with more specialised topics such as bereavement.
“Thank you for two inspirational workshops which were also such fun. All the feedback was positive.”
Family Care Office, Muscular Dystrophy Campaign, Plymouth