Creative & Cultural Careers Festival
  2nd - 6th March

Talks, Events & Workshops

Art Therapies


March 4 / 13:15-14:15 / Lecture Theatre 5, Appleton Tower

Short Presentations and Q&As. Find out more about Art and Music Therapy from the programme leaders from Queen Margaret University’s Postgraduate courses (Art Psychotherapy and Music Therapy); who are both practising Art Therapists as well as academics. This session will give you an insight into work in this field and information on further study options in Scotland.


Dr Philippa Derrington, Programme Leader Music Therapy (Nordoff Robbins), Queen Margaret University leads the MSc Music Therapy (Nordoff Robbins) which represents the only programme of study in Scotland for those intending to train as music therapists.

Dr Margaret Hills de Zárate, Senior Lecturer & Programme Leader Art Therapy, Queen Margaret University leads the Art Psychotherapy programme at QMU which is the first postgraduate Art Psychotherapy course in Scotland and the first MSc in Art Psychotherapy award in Europe.