The ABT Model applied in Field

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Pioneering the application of Buddhist Psychology in Therapy & Preventive Mental Health since 2010

Arts-Based Therapy (ABT) model - Hours of ABT Sessions completed (2001 - 2017)

28,188 hours of Practice in Field by WCCL Faculty & WCCL-Trained ABT Practitioners during the period 2001 - 2017. The numbers are ever increasing, but we have stopped counting

28,188

Total no. of hours of Practice in Field by WCCL Faculty & WCCL-Trained ABT Practitioners

13,680

Hours* of Direct client contact over 18 years (2001 - 2019) by WCCL Core Team

14,508

Hours** of Direct client contact (2005 - 2017) by ABT Practitioners trained by WCCL.

* Hours Calculation – 285 Months of ABT Action Research Projects (refer to table), Three days/Week = 12 days/month, i.e. 3,420 days. 4 hours per day = 13,680 hours.
** Hours Calculation – 16 Hr. Pilot Project + 36 Hr. Action Research = 52 hours x 279 Certified ABT Practitioners = 14,508 hours