The course consists of 9 experiential workshops where the following disciplines are integrated:
• Mindfulness: The course consists of 9 weeks of Mindfulness training.
• Awakening the Body: space for body consciousness.
• Plastic and material techniques: practical and theoretical introduction to creative materials and techniques.
• Fundamentals of Art therapy: Monthly theoretical development
• Creative Experiment: Practical proposals of development in creativity.
• Learning to be an art therapist: a space dedicated to the practice of the therapeutic process based on humanistic therapies.

• Integrate oneself into the everyday, both personally and professionally, the attention to the present and the flexibility in thought and behaviour.
• Incorporate creative and therapeutic skills available to people working with people in the field of health and education; Nurses, doctors, psychologists, therapists, caregivers, educators…
• Increase self-esteem and confidence
• Reduction in stress and anxiety
• Express feelings that are difficult to channel
• Creative development
• Improved communication with others
• Self-awareness
• Increased emotional intelligence
• Regulation of emotions
• Reduction in emotional blockages

To take part in the course there is no need for artistic experience or prior knowledge of any kind. There are limited spots in order to offer the best experience to participants.

At the end of the course each person will receive a certificate based on attendance, endorsed by the Institute of Integral Psychology BARAKA. To obtain it one will have to complete at least 90% of the course and to complete a final project.

This course is aimed at professionals in psychology, education, social and anyone else who wants develop themselves and go on a journey of personal growth.

The course consists of 9 Saturdays from October to June, throughout 2019 – 2020. Equating to a total of 72 hours.

Advanced course of practical application in art therapy
Here you can find the necessary support in implementing your Art therapy project in a collective group where you can apply your skills.
If you are already undertaking your project then you have a group that can accompany you and support your personalized process.

Design of interventions
Monitoring of interventions and therapeutic proposals underway
Deepening meditative practice
Deepening expressions and creative techniques

Saturdays from 10:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 to 20:00
Instituto Baraka
Calle Etxague nº 4
Donostia-San Sebastian (Gipuzkoa)
Detalles del precio:

The full course costs 1,080 € (120 € per workshop). The tuition will not be refunded two weeks before the start of the course.


Workshop 1: First steps. External and internal sensations. Express the present.
Workshop 2: The body. Conscious movement. The Silhouette.
Workshop 3: Internal experience; sensations and thoughts
Workshop 4: breathing; the vertical body; organismic regulation.
Workshop 5: Emotions, living with what’s uncomfortable. Emotional regulation.
Workshop 6: Stress, worry, fear.
Workshop 7: Resistance to change, the ideal self, beliefs, character, my shadow and acceptance. Workshop 8: Co-creating my life. Treating myself well. Defining a kind relationship model.
Workshop 9: Learning to generate healthy and positive habits and spaces. Course end.


The reservation of a spot will be made through signing up, which can be sent via email: You will have to fill out the form and send it to us, and in the moment we will confirm your place and the reservation will be finalized with a payment of 120 € that will be saved as a deposit and payment for the last workshop. If it’s possible, we can book you beforehand.

Lourdes Elorza

Arteterapia y Mindfulness
Gestalt therapist. Art therapy. Individual and group therapy. Mindfulness Instructor. Trainer at Art therapy.