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LEAN Creative Discussion at The Festival of Education

Creative Discussion on: Resilience, well-being, and the arts with children and young people 

Posted: 02/12/2015

LEAN ran its
annual education event on 11th February: Using the arts: resilience and wellbeing with children
and young people
with a
keynote speaker, talks, discussion and creative workshops.

Fresh from
this event, LEAN will facilitate with special guests (below) a creative
discussion, complimenting the Festival’s theme ‘Happiness and well-being of children, young people’ with an arts

Our special guests include:

Adam Annand, Associate
Director Creative Learning, London Bubble Theatre Company
.  London
Bubble delivers a drama project that supports children’s communication
development ‘Speech Bubbles’.

Helen Tanner LLB
PGDip DTH MA, Psychosocial Consultant, Trainer, Arts Psychotherapist
has an extensive portfolio of working
nationally and internationally including post-conflict Libya, South Sudan,
Kosovo, Belfast, Botswana, and is a Rotary Peace Fellow.

Richard Corrigall,

Consultant Adolescent
, South London and Maudsley Trust
is involved in a number of arts based projects, including curation of The
Art of Recovery exhibition
of teenage art therapy and is linked with the CuesEd
project for Primary
aged children.

It will be a
creative activity where participants engage with ideas and discussion on the
arts, well-being and resilience. The workshop will produce thoughts/questions/comments
on paper which we will display as a ‘washing line’.

Find out
more about The Festival of Education here

Date: Saturday, 28 February 2015 from 09:00 to 18:00

Tickets cost £55, there are discounts for concessions, group tickets and NQTs.

"Just to say a huge thanks ... I am looking forward to progressing with this project thanks to your support, advice and guidance"

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