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Founder and managing director
Agnès Aubert, Founder and managing director of ART FOR PEACE, certified Expressive Art Therapist and specialized in dance and body expression therapy.
Accredited by APSAT, ARAET and ARTECURA, Swiss Organizations for Art therapy and certified by ASCA, Swiss Health Institution for Complementary Medicines which allows art therapy beneficiaries to be paid back by most health insurances.
Since 2009, she works with NGOs and government institutions in the art therapy field, leading art therapy workshops and managing art education programs in Europe and in the Middle East.
As an performer and visual artist as well, Agnès is always driven on discovering new art forms that could serve greater humanitarian causes.
SOLÈNE LE SCAN
Psychologist and psychotherapist, specialized in expressive psychotherapy.
Graduated from the Universities of Lyon and Geneva, she obtained the Master in clinical Psychology and social Psychology in 2011, the complementary certificate in Psychology and Psychopathology in 2012 and the post-graduate degree of psychotherapist in 2017.
She works in institution and privately with children, teenagers and their families and teaches psychology and psychopathology in an art-therapy academy in Geneva.
Passionated about art and especially dance and painting, she has been practicing these hobbies since chilhood.
Convinced by the therapeutic virtues of artistic and creative practices, she specialized in expressive psychotherapy and introduced the creative mediums into her psychotherapies.
"To create is to enter a process of transformation. This process is present everywhere, in everyone . To overcome psychological difficulties is to find a way of transformation in order to realized oneself differently. To create is to illuminate one of the pathways that lead to resilience. "
Holder of a Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne Bachelor of Science and a social and cultural management Postgrade.
Organised in 2014 the first Health Tradeshow for public with Planète santé live at the EPFL SwissTech Convention Center, in collaboration with main public health institutions of Switzerland.
Passionated about hospitality management and discovering the world through travelling, she works at Mungo Park since 2016, a travel agency specialised in eco-responsible travels to Africa. In parallel, she created travelling blog called Paper Planes.
Legal Adviser at Bank Pictet &Cie SA. Marion holds a Master in International and Humanitarian Law, a LLM in Financial Law and a Master in Political Economy with an emphasis on public development.
Previously working in the private financial sector, she worked at the UN and in several NGOs such as Red Helmet Foundation in Paris and School of the World in India. She is currently based in London.
Aside from professional path, Marion created the London_duck page on Instagram in 2015, a travel and foodie dedicated page to her passion.
Committed to the Cause
Jacques Stitelmann, PHD art-therapist and psychotherapist, founder and director of L’ATELIER-GENEVE, Art therapy School in Geneva since 1997 as well as published author
PHD ethnomusicologist, 2015 Geneva Cultural Prize Winner and founder and director of ADEM Association for Ethno-musicology in Geneva as well as published author
Rouane Wakim, President of FOR THE ART organisation that supports art-therapy on an international level