Category Archives: VIEW FROM THE INSIDE

View from the Inside: Courage Journey is a puppetry- based workshop that encourages discussion about mental wellness. Through the creation, exhibition and performance of a self-reflective mask-body puppet, participants develop community, foster resiliency and gain a voice for their stories.

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Puppets Help Seniors Discover Inner World

“With seniors, it’s about recording their stories, their knowledge and their wisdom, and being able to pass it on.” ARTICLE FROM CALGARY PRIME TIMES BY VICTORIA PATERSON, JUN 22, 2018   A program that helps people create mask-body puppets helps seniors uncover their inner world while learning about mental health. View from the Inside: Courage Journey is a … Continue reading Puppets Help Seniors Discover Inner World

Winner of ATB Financial’s Healing Through the Arts Award

We are thrilled that our Artistic and Founding Director, Wendy Passmore-Godfrey, won ATB Financial’s Healing Through the Arts Award at the Mayor’s Lunch for Arts Champions for our View from the Inside project! A huge thank you to ATB Financial, Calgary Arts Development, the City of Calgary, the Office of the Mayor Naheed Nenshi, 4 Directions … Continue reading Winner of ATB Financial’s Healing Through the Arts Award

‘VIEW’ WORKSHOPS WITH VULNERABLE SENIORS

Mental health affects everyone regardless of age, education, income or culture. The past impact of our VIEW FROM THE INSIDE: COURAGE JOURNEY workshop has compelled WPTS to find ways to expand to serve two specific populations – vulnerable seniors and at risk youth. We are excited to announce The Calgary Foundation and Education Matters support … Continue reading ‘VIEW’ WORKSHOPS WITH VULNERABLE SENIORS