MA Drama Therapy, ECU; Diploma Transpersonal Art Therapy, Ikon; BA English Lit, UWA; Diploma of Directing, East 15 Acting School, London; Certificate in Advanced Theory and Practice (Art Therapy), Art Process Works; Certificate in Group Facilitation, Cert IV Training & Assessment.
Sally Holmes is a working Creative Arts Therapist with training and experience in Art, Drama and Sandplay Therapy. She is also an experienced teacher and group facilitator.
Sally worked as a Creative Arts Therapist/Drug and Alcohol Counsellor at Women’s Health and Family Services for many years. Here, in addition to one to one Art Therapy, she has run many Creative Arts groups. She has also worked at both women’s prisons, Bandyup and Boronia, doing similar work.
She is now predominantly focusing on her work as a teacher with the IKON Institute, with a commitment to helping it continue to thrive and grow in WA, in addition to her private practice.
Sally’s previous professional background was in the theatre, directing plays and teaching Theatre Arts at Curtin University for many years.