Practice to make a difference.

Claire Edwards

Claire Edwards is an art therapist and art therapy educator with over 30 years of clinical experience. Claire has worked in child and adult mental health, trauma and alcohol and drug rehabilitation in London and Brisbane. She has worked with children, young people and families for the last 15 years, in a range of different services. Claire has become increasingly interested in attachment and brain-based approaches to psychotherapy, as an extension of her training in art therapy, and in collaboration with colleagues at Silky Oaks Children’s Haven, where she worked with co-presenters Bernadine and Dianne.

In 2013, Claire completed a Master of Social Work at QUT, and is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker. Claire now works as an art therapist/social worker in a primary school, she is an art therapy lecturer at University of Queensland, on the Masters of Mental Health - Art Therapy program, and is in private practice.
Claire Edwards MA (hons) Art Therapy; M SocW