B Ed Hons Art and Expressive Arts: Exeter University, UK
MA Ed: Art and Eco Therapy: Hamline University, St Paul Minnesota
Certified Art Therapist: Adv Dip AT
Trauma Informed Practice (level one)
FOAT (level one)
MBSR Mindfulness Training
Art Therapist Katie Flowers grew up in England, she has lived and worked in Hong Kong for 28 years as Artist and Art educator. She has worked within international and local school settings as well as facilitating art projects in the local community through the Youth Arts Festival, working in refugee camps, correctional centres, orphanages and other populations. She has recently completed her Art Therapy training at the Vancouver Art Therapy Institute.
Katie believes that art making helps people to build self-expressive tools which can enable growth, connection and healing, throughout times of crisis, illness, stress, transition and challenge.
She now works with various groups in Hong Kong and develops opportunities for wellness and healing in schools, themes include personal growth, insight, stress management, anxiety, depression, body image and other therapeutic themes. She works in schools and workplace settings and also offers one on one private sessions at her private practice in Central. Katie is a professional member of Canadian Art Therapy Association and Hong Kong Association of Art Therapists.