colour therapy


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colour therapy

Popular psychology
Any form of sensory “therapy” in which a patient is exposed to specific colours in the environment, in clothing or by lighting. While some data vaguely suggest that the autonomic nervous system is aroused by the colour red, and attenuated by blue, the efficacy of colour therapy is dubious at best. Colour therapy is integral to ayurvedic medicine, but is peripheral to mainstream psychiatric therapy.

Pseudomedicine
Any pseudotherapy in which a patient is exposed to coloured light, environment, clothing or food as a vehicle for treating organic disease.
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I used to organise workshops in Kuwait to bring international teachers who taught courses about wellbeing and personal development and one of the courses was colour therapy.
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Colour therapy is an unregulated profession and there are no set entry requirements for colour therapy courses.
A year's supply of Nicky Clarke Take It As Red Colour Therapy as used by Amy Nuttall
Colour therapy has been around a long time, but until now was mainly restricted to the holistic health scene, where it is frequently used to treat physical and emotional problems.
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A book display on Art therapy, Bibliotherapy, dance therapy and colour therapy ison the third floor of the Art, Languages & Literature centre.