The Creative Arts Therapies Society, C.A.T.S. (Malta), is a professional association aiming to promote, represent and safeguard creative arts therapists which includes dramatherapists, music therapists, dance movement therapists, art therapists and art psychotherapists.
The Creative Arts Therapies are psychotherapeutic practices in which the creative arts and the therapeutic relationship (between client and therapist) are central to a process of awareness, development, transformation and healing. The creative arts therapies include the modalities of art therapy/art psychotherapy, dramatherapy, dance and movement therapy, and music therapy.
C.A.T.S. (Malta) is a non-profit making, non-governmental, autonomous and voluntary organisation (V/O659) as defined in the Voluntary Organisations Act (Chapter 493 of the Laws of Malta).