EMPOWERING CHILDREN TO OVERCOME BARRIERS TO ACHIEVEMENT

Elske Reyneke-Barnard

About Elske

Elske is an Arts Therapist in training. As a mature Masters level student, she has a wide array of life experiences and training in shaping her my current interests. She enjoys practising as an Art Therapist with children. In her work with children, she aims to enhance their wellbeing, stimulate their imaginations, build relational skills and get in touch with their inner self. She has a keen interest in helping people, meeting their needs and making their lives rich and meaningful. She also has a passion for photography.

As a learning coach, Elske hopes to help children experience the joy of success and mastery. She has coached one of her own children through tough learning difficulties and has seen the positive results of patience, persistence and passion in his life.

Elske's Educational Background

Master of Arts in Art Therapy (Clinical Programme)-Current

PGDip in Arts Therapy- Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design 

Masters in Organisational Psychology -Regent University, USA

MA, Theology- University of Pretoria, SA 

M(Phil) Applied Theology- University of Pretoria

BA (Psychology and English)- University of Pretoria 

Favourite Quote

"Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up."

– Pablo Picasso