Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Creativity comes in many forms, whether it be painting, puzzles, dancing or writing, whatever way you welcome creativity into your life, you will notice many benefits to your mental and physical health. When working with people with learning disabilities and/or autism, having access to various means of creativity remains crucial for supporting their mental health and wellbeing. It's important to consider the client's home environment, their ability to make and communicate their choices and the sensory components of the activity. To help address this, we have compiled a list of the top 10 tips to try for developing access to arts and creativity for people with learning disabilities and/or autism.