It is an educational art project which aims to explore drawing actions supports and encourages a refugee’s outlook and individual focus after trauma. By concentrating on Visual Arts. Drawing 4 Life uses arts and culture to encourage and nurture individual capacities.
This includes Language, Arts and Holistic Care. Additionally, inclusivity of ethical values encourages free playing. When embraced by the individual positive results have concluded that the immersive experience gives the individual a greater chance of successful re-integration.
Drawing provides a symbolic representation of the trauma experience in a concrete, external format. Primarily a reflection technique it assists in reduction of reactivity (anxiety) to PTSD.