Master’s study programme „Art Therapy”


Art therapist professional qualification with specialization in one of the art therapies, including dance movement therapy, is obtainable at Rīga Stradiņš University, an accredited professional master's study program.

The studies are full-time, the duration is 2,5 years (5 semesters).


The study process includes courses in art therapy, medicine, psychotherapy, psychology. Specialization courses in dance movement therapy. Research methods, practice, supervision. Personal training therapy.


From 2016/17 academic year professional master's study program "Art Therapy" to apply to study can:

# candidate with previous education in health care, health science and medicine;

# candidate with previous education in social, humanities, behavioural sciences who had attended and successfully finished Introduction courses for study program "Art Therapy".