We are delighted to welcome Art-Psychotherapist, Shimali Perera, to the 2018 Fairway Galle Literary Festival as a participant in the FGLF Children’s Programme.

FGLF 2018 Participant - Shimali Perera

Shimali Perera (née Goonetilleke) is a Master’s Graduate of Art Therapy from Goldsmith’s College, University of London and a Registered Art Psychotherapist of ANZATA (Australian and New Zealand Arts Therapy Association).

She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from the Missouri University of Science and Technology (USA).

As an Art Psychotherapist her experience is with adults who have misused substances, those experiencing depression, anxiety disorders and children who have experienced trauma due to physical, sexual, emotional abuse and neglect, children from single parent families, and grief.


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