Therapeutic Arts postgraduate courses

Whether you want to use the arts to help improve people’s wellbeing, to provide counselling, compassion focused or family therapies, our comprehensive range of courses provides professional training to help you reach your goals and make a difference to the lives of others.

With our longstanding reputation for innovation and an enthusiastic teaching team of qualified therapists, active researchers, renowned authors and industry practitioners, you can be sure that you will receive supportive, expert tuition every step of the way.

How Kelly is improving children's mental health

Kelly jumped at the opportunity to work for the charity Place2Be after graduating from her MA Dance Movement Psychotherapy course. See how she is using the skills she gained to improve children's mental health.

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Postgraduate Live Online Event

Over two days we’ll be running a range of interactive sessions to help you decide if the University of Derby is right for you. Learn about our courses from our expert teaching staff and discover what it’s like to be a Derby student, all from the comfort of your own home.

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