Artistic Expression for Well Being (Art Therapy) by Rola Souheil, Dubai


Location: UAE, Dubai
Hotel: Holiday Inn, Al Barsha
Price: 450 USD
SKU: CO-018-1-1. Category: .

In order to take care of others, we must be able to acknowledge and know to take the time to care for ourselves and relax. this workshop will detail the importance of self-care, outline signs of burnout and teachers to engage in concrete arts-based coping skills to help promote students’ well-being and mental health.

It may surprise you to learn that expressive art exercises can be an effective tool to help children who have been bullied. these exercises combine self-expression and reflection which results in helping children relieve stress. in this workshop teachers will discover that this expressive medium helps to increase an adolescent’s and a child self-awareness. As well Expressive Art approach, as part of a normal range of teaching strategies is a way for them to express their feelings so they can develop their confidence and self-worth.

Rola Souheil is a psychosocial, education, and non-formal education specialist. Rola has a degree in fine arts and theatre and has conducted a number of Art and Drama therapy workshops in the form of psychosocial support for women, men and children. Rola has worked for several International organizations including Amel International Association, Blue Mission organization, and the international organization for migration. Rola worked as a drama and art teacher and coordinator for 8 years and another 8years as an National active methods education Trainer.

Rola Souheil is also and documentary film maker and an international winner of 2 international prizes as best film for her film “a letter of a refugee”. Last but not least Rola is also a writer, she has a novel published and works on children books.

Arabic, English

All teachers  can benefit from the workshop

Please note although content for sessions are indicated, this may be adjusted in terms of timing and participant needs as the workshop progresses.


Day 1

08:30 – 09:00 Participants arrival

09:00 – 11:00 Session One

Get to Know the Other.

Get to Know ourselves through art exercise.

Relaxation and Breathing exercises

11:00 – 11:30 Break

11:30 – 01:00 Session Two

Introducing “the Relation between Emotions and Thoughts”, through expressive art exercises.

01:00 – 02:00 Lunch

02:00 – 03:30 Session Three

Exploring what s in my Mind

Day 2

09:00 – 11:00 Session Four

Shaping Fears / Challenges

11:00 – 11:30 Break

11:30 – 01:00 Session Five

Knowing and “finding my Strengths

01:00 – 02:00 Lunch
02:00 – 03:30 Session six

Painting “Me in the Future “

Certificates of Attendance will be issued to participants who have taken part in all sessions. Please make sure your personal information is correct in the registration form.

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Certificates of Attendance

Certificates of Attendance will be issued to participants who have taken part in all sessions. Please make sure your personal information is correct in the registration form.


Fees include all materials necessary for the workshops, lunches and coffee breaks during workshop days. Workshop fees do not cover transportation or accommodation.


Participants are responsible for any visas.


Payment will be made via bank transfer.
Bank detailed information will be given via confirmation email.
Please indicate participant name and workshop in the transfer reference.
Please also note that all charges are the responsibility of the remitter.
Full payment is due within 4 working days after confirmation of registration.
Spaces are limited. If payment has not been received within the deadline, spaces will be released to other interested persons.


  • If you are unable to attend this event, you may send a substitute delegate in your place at no additional cost. Please advise us of any substitutions as soon as possible. The participation fee will not be reimbursed upon cancellation if done then less than one month of the workshop date.

  • 4 Generations 4 Education will not be responsible for any loss or damage arising from any changes to or cancellation or rescheduling of the workshop. If the workshop is cancelled or rescheduled, 4 Generations 4 Education will make every effort to contact every registered delegate. In case of cancellation or reschedule of a workshop, 4 Generations 4 Education will reimburse the participation fee, keeping 10% as service charge.

  • 4 Generations 4 Education reserves the right to cancel the programme due to unforeseen circumstances.


  • All workshops will only be confirmed if there is sufficient number of participants.

  • You are advised to make your travel plans on confirmation of the workshop from us