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Initially, I came to The Arts of Change as a student Dramatherapist. It was my first year and although I had made the decision to embark upon the training as a therapist, the role of the client was new to me. I had no idea what to expect and had no way of anticipating the journey ahead. From the first conversation I had with Christian Dixon (Dramatherapist), I felt comfortable and at ease. In sec…
“I sat in on the day of the Empower course today and have to say how impressed I was. I have wanted to observe one of the sessions for ages – but this was the first opportunity I had. I think for the customers with low confidence and self esteem this is absolutely amazing! Christian and Becky were fantastic.”Jacki Lakin – City Deal Project Director 2017.
Jacki LakinCity Deal Project Director 2017.
The Arts of Change City Deal Employability Course - Testimonial
“They found it so very useful and were very grateful to have The AoC. It was a very positive experience and helped us in the R&D.”Royal Shakespeare Company. 2017
Testimonial from RSC - Royal Shakespeare Company
Hi Christian, I would like to thank you for the wonderful relaxation course.This has helped me in so many ways – to breathe correctly, relax and certainly de-stress. You are professional, understanding, approachable and most of all a pleasure to work with. You have a relaxing tone to your voice, which is something I could listen to all day! Your sessions are well planned and you adhere t…
Dr Sue Jennings gives her views on The AOC and the work we do using dramatherapy via a video testimonial.
Dr. Sue Jennings Video Testimonial
Christian, has shown that he has a good understanding of individuality and person centred care by demonstrating the right of choice which is a very important aspect of care planning.
“The AoC has given me back self-control and the support has been out of this world. I am happy as I have ever been and enjoy life more. I can’t thank The AoC enough for everything they have done and words cannot describe it. I have progressed throughout sessions and all the techniques I have learned have helped massively.”
Robert Ball – 2017
Robert BallPrevious Client
The AOC counsellors and creative art therapists have worked with a variety of aged children. The therapists have a caring supportive nature and help the children to unlock their emotional and behavioural worries; drama therapy especially. School complete individual referrals, then each child has an initial assessment followed by 6 weeks of therapy. Feedback is given from AOC (sometimes wee…
Primary School Teacher - West Midlands 2016
I began Dramatherapy sessions in March 2015. The first meeting was essentially a meet and greet with Christian Dixon, who informed me what our sessions would entail and the structure of each individual session. Initially I was filled were fear at the prospect of receiving therapy and I admittedly doubted the effectiveness of Dramatherapy itself, but I was comforted by Christian’s friendly and ou…