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Gratitude Workshop - Well Being and Self Care Workshop

Event number: 18850
5 CPD hours
Presenter(s): Jacki Short MAPS

Saturday 9th December, 2017


Reflect, review and appreciate this year in a day of gratitude collagé creation.


During this day you will create a gratitude collagé to display images or words that represent whatever you have in your life for are thankful for. We will engage in practical exercises to reflect on the year past before using collagé and art materials to create individual gratitude boards.


Discover the fun, focus and inspiration in gratitude boards for self reflection, self care and feeling good!


You will have the opportunity to:

  • Identify elements of your life that you are grateful for this year
  • Keep your attention on the positive gains, developments and achievements this year
  • Create your own gratitude board for 2017
  • Build skills in collagé use
  • Reflect in ways that are comfortable for you
  • Work in the safe environment of a small group

Methods will include:

  • Interactive presentations
  • Large group discussions
  • Pair and small group discussions
  • Experiential collagé exercise 
  • Use of reflective cards and sentence starters
  • Reflection opportunities


Workshop Facilitator

Jacki Short - Counselling Psychologist and Registered Play Therapist and Supervisor



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Send us an email requesting an invoice via the contact page with your name, the dates and name of course/courses you'd like to do and the name of your organisation who you want us to invoice and we will send you an organisational invoice and a registration form.


Who should attend?

Psychologists interested in creative self reflection, self care, relaxation and recognition of aspects of life to be grateful about. It is open to all who are interested in self discovery, self expression and connection in safety and with fun and joy.  No artistic experience or skill is necessary.


Workshop Venue

Burwood RSL 96 Shaftesbury Rd Burwood, Sydney


Workshop Details

Included in the workshop price:

  • All art supplies
  • Morning & Afternoon Teas
  • GST
  • 10am - 4pm
  • Creative Reflection and Practice
  • 5 CPD points/hours (10 hours for AASW members)
  • Certificate of Attendance

What people are saying about these workshops:


..excellent! Jacki is a very skilled facilitator and extremely knowledgeable and experienced. I learnt a lot today.


..great to have so many opportunities to reflect.


..very appropriate and helpful for self-reflection.


..great practical experiences with a variety of materials. 


..very helpful, positive and encouraging workshop.



About the presenter(s)

Jacki Short is the Owner and Director of Sydney Centre for Creative Change. She is a registered Counselling Psychologist with over twenty five years of clinical experience with children, young people and adults. Her work involves counselling, supervision, education and research.

Jacki has worked in drug and alcohol agencies, hospitals and as a school counsellor before moving into private practice work in Glebe, Sydney. Her passion for working with children with play based therapies saw her train with Garry Landreth and others.

As an experienced and Masters qualified adult educator, Jacki has trained thousands of students and course participants in Australia and internationally and remains committed to the safe and expressive growth of all those with whom she works. She gives her training participants practical, evidence-based techniques to help their clients talk about their lives more easily, feel better understood and find solutions that are right for them.



Online registration


Burwood RSL
96 Shaftesbury Rd
Burwood, NSW 2134
Venue is wheelchair accessible
Start date: 9/12/2017
End date: 9/12/2017
Time: 10.00am - 4.00pm


Regular Price $197


Sydney Centre for Creative Change
We are an Australian based training company providing high quality, experiential training to small groups of clinicians and students. Training is offered in a range of creative therapies suitable for clients of all ages and many presenting issues in both individual and group settings. The evidence-based, hands-on training makes it highly suitable for Continuing Professional Development for psychologists, social workers, counsellors and other mental health workers.
Contact Jacki Short
0411 209 802