HEALING Project Activities

Erasmus + Day


WP3: Capacity Building and Training Workshop

Lead University: Universidade Católica Portuguesa UCP
Co-Lead University: Hashemite University & University of Sfax

​Date : 17.10.2020

In the era of digital connectivity, the University of Jordan orchestrated a groundbreaking online workshop that transcended geographical boundaries to unite 110 participants in a shared pursuit of knowledge and enrichment. With a keen focus on fostering a deeper understanding of the power of Art Therapy, this virtual event proved to be a catalyst for transformation and cross-cultural connection.​

Through this innovative online platform, participants were introduced to the overarching aims and objectives of a visionary project. The University of Jordan's commitment to driving positive change in individuals' lives through the medium of art took center stage. As virtual attendees tuned in from various corners of the world, the workshop seamlessly navigated the digital realm, uniting minds and hearts in a common mission.
The workshop's spotlight shone on the evolution of Art Therapy education across partner countries. By weaving together narratives, insights, and experiences, the University of Jordan illuminated the journey of how Art Therapy has blossomed in diverse cultural contexts. The presentation's compelling narrative underscored the significance of nurturing creative expression as a potent tool for emotional healing and personal growth.
Through a meticulously crafted presentation, the expected outcomes of embracing Art Therapy emerged as beacons of hope. Trainees were ushered into a realm where self-discovery, emotional release, and holistic well-being intertwine seamlessly. The University of Jordan deftly navigated the intricacies of its vision, portraying how Art Therapy can transcend mere artistic practice to become a life-affirming channel for understanding and healing.
The workshop's essence lay in its ability to knit together a tapestry of global perspectives and shared aspirations. In a world marked by uncertainty and rapid change, the University of Jordan's online workshop stood as a testament to the power of innovation and collaboration. As participants absorbed the wisdom imparted, they found themselves poised at the threshold of a new journey—one where the brushstrokes of creativity hold the potential to paint brighter, more resilient futures.


Contact us
Telephone: (962)6 535-50-00
Email: Art.Therapy@ju.edu.jo
Website: www.ju.edu.jo