Having the belief that the wisest measure to deal with present and future consequences of any crisis is prevention, data were presented coming from the project ‘Art as Therapy’ that was carried out with groups of Primary School children in Tinos and Athens from 2017 to 2019, as an improvement measure in Children’s welfare.
Finally, it was stressed that all we have to do is support children in their effort to continue dreaming, keeping up their insatiable thirst for knowledge, free expression, creation and offer.
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