• Studies ( 0 )
  • News ( 0 )
  • Teachers ( 0 )
  • Rest of the web ( 0 )

The interpretation of drawings

Escola d'estiu
  • Modality
    Hybrid learning format
  • Languages
  • Duration
    3 p.m.
  • Schedule

    In-person part: Monday 4th and Wednesday 6th July from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Date
    July 4, 2022
  • Places
  • Location

    Blanquerna-URL - Carrer del Císter, 34. 08022 Barcelona

  • Faculty

    School of Psychology, Education and Sport Science

This is a course that provides education professionals, educational psychologists and psychologists with the necessary basics in order to learn how to analyze drawings by children and adolescents.
The training provides a practical way of achieving the abilities to analyze drawings from a positive perspective. in other words, using drawing not only to discover the possible cause of a child's discomfort, but also, and first and foremost, to help us as professionals to know their emotional, relational and intellectual needs, and to know how to respond in a better way.


Learning to use drawing, both in the school and therapeutic context, as a tool for detecting students' needs.

Knowing how to detect, in the main types of Specific Drawings (person, tree, house, family and person in the rain), indicators that provide us with important hypotheses regarding the status of each student.

Being able to apply the interpretation of Free Drawing as a tool to help students improve their personal process (emotionally, relationally and intellectually).

Understanding all the bases in order to act in an ethical and respectful manner in the interpretation, taking into account —from a professional context— that we are acting, learning to give feedback directly to the students as well as to other professionals or their tutors when required.


Nuria Casanovas Puigvi. Trainer of Psychologists and Teachers since 2005, at various universities (Blanquerna, Udg, UOC), at the Catalonia and Madrid School of Psychology, and in partnership with various Institutions. Co-founder and Trainer at the AYANA Institute in Paris (Continuing Education for Psychotherapists). Trainer in France, Belgium and Canada of pedagogical teams of Montessori method pedagogy schools.


The methodology is based on:

  1. A distance-learning part, in which videos will be provided alongside an explanation of the main theoretical points illustrated through examples.
  2. In the in-person classes, students will gain more in-depth knowledge both through further examples presented by the trainer and through examples provided by the participants who may be interested in working on their own case studies, and from their own professional practice.
  3. Analysis exercises conducted by students to correctly integrate the contents learned.

Featuring the support of the Department of Education


  • The basis for interpreting drawings.
  • The role of the analyzer.
  • Drawing of a human figure.
  • Drawing of a tree.
  • Drawing of a house.
  • Drawing of a family.
  • Drawing of a person in the rain.

Other information

  • According to Order ENS / 248/2012 of August 20, this course is considered permanent training for non-university teachers.
  • All the proposed online activities must be completed to obtain the corresponding certificate.
  • The enrollment fee will only be refunded if the courses are canceled by the organization.
  • A minimum of 10 people will be required for the courses to be held.
  • Pre-enrollment and/or enrollment may remain open until the deadline indicated or until the available places are taken.
  • Blanquerna SPESS students will be able to apply for credit recognition. Ask the Summer School Secretary for more information.
  • Once enrolled in the course, no changes will be permitted. The enrolled student is responsible for enrolling correctly.

Course registration

Registration runs from March 21 to June 26, 2022, at this link.

If you do not have a Blanquerna account, you must create one by clicking on the "Sign up" option and signing up before proceeding with the registration process. If you have any queries regarding the registration or enrollment process, you can view the following enrollment guide.

15-hour hybrid-learning-format course

With the backing of the Government of Catalonia

Cancellation of courses

The Blanquerna-URL School of Psychology, Education and Sports Sciences cannot guarantee that a course will be available if the requirement for a minimum number of enrollments is not met.

Biblioteca de la Facultat de Psicologia Ciències de l'Educació i de l'Esport
blanquerna logo rounded

Excellence is the future