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art therapy NDIS

Art Therapy and the NDIS

As an approved NDIS provider, Mindkshetra offers both individual appointments and group sessions of art therapy for NDIS participants.


Based in Western Sydney, Mindkshetra is a creative wellness studio that offers art therapy, counselling services and art therapy for NDIS participants. We work with a range of clients, with a minimum age of eight and above.

The primary interest group of Mindkshetra clients are young people (inclusive of all gender). Though predominantly, this service is catered to children (8yrs - 18) for individual consultations, we support adult NDIS participants on a case-to-case basis. We also run various support groups for adults.     

As Rupa is ANZACATA registered practitioner, she also has access to and collaborates with several NDIS-approved Art therapists within Greater Sydney Area and will be happy to provide referrals to Creative Arts therapists in an area of your choice.

How NDIS Works with Art Therapy

Mindkshetra accepts self-referrals, and referrals from General Practitioners, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, NDIS plan managers, NDIS coordinators, Art Therapists and other Allied Health Professionals within Greater Sydney Area to provide art therapy for NDIS clients.


Mindkshetra is based on the philosophy that everyone is unique and can author their life stories through self-awareness. The Practice also believes that every individual is innately creative; however, navigating the trenches of life may have lost a connection with their inner wisdom.

The approach is to create a therapeutic space where the clients feel safe and supported to tap into their inner creativity by engaging in self-expression. Rupa, the founder of Mindkshetra, is an Australia New Zealand Asia Creative Therapies Association (ANZACATA) Registered Art Therapist & Australian Counselling Association (ACA) Registered Counsellor. Rupa walks empathetically alongside the client on this journey of self-exploration, with the client in the driver's seat. Together we use your imagination to explore how to re-establish your mind-body connection and set you on the path to nurturing your well-being.



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We work with Partners

At MINDKSHETRA, we believe in collaboration. We are keen on connecting NDIS participants with other qualified and registered Art Therapists/ Mental Health Professionals who offer quality services. Our referral partners are colleagues/peers who have undertaken rigorous training and hold the required industry-specific qualifications and expertise to provide their services. 

Let's Connect

Our NDIS Referral Partner

the mental space studios

is a practice in Inner West Sydney, that specialises in servicing NDIS clients. 

Founder: Nicola Slack

Are you a qualified Art Therapist yet to become an NDIS provider?

Are you interested in a contract position?

We are looking for registered Art therapists (ANZACATA) Registered to join our team to do both at-home consultations and work from our Studio Practice. All required NDIS-specific training will be provided. 

Please send us your expression of interest? 

Art Therapy Groups
for NDIS Clients

Art Fun

Art Therapy Support Group helps to 

  • enhances social connections and creates a sense of belonging

  • Helps connect and relate to others in a psychologically safe environment. 

  • Helps discover their inner strengths and personal values

  • Develop a growth mindset to navigate the stressors of dealing with life adversity. 

  • Create a toolkit to set clear, healthy boundaries and tips for handling difficult conversations.  

  • Cultivate a habit of practising mindfulness and gratitude

  • Learn creative and practical visualisation techniques to set and achieve short- and long-term goals

  • Enhance their sense of well-being and instil hope for the future

Are you Interested in Enrolling on an Art Therapy Group Workshop? 

Our next workshop is scheduled to commence the week of 25th July 2022. The workshop theme is Art Therapy for Mindfulness. 

A minimum of 3 participants will be required for the group to run.

Want to know more? Download the Flyer. 

The enrolment is offered after an initial assessment. 

Please send us your expression of interest in joining or referring a participant? 

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