I’m Merel Purmer and am the Director and owner of The Art of Expression. I work as a counsellor and art therapist. I am passionate about supporting people and creating opportunities to grow. Nothing is more fulfilling then seeing someone strive to reach their full potential!

I have 18 years of experience in working in the field of disability support services of which 12 years with a specific focus on autism. This has given me the understanding and knowledge on how to best support each individual on their unique journey. Working both as a counsellor and art therapist gives me the opportunity to tailor the way I support and guide you towards your positive health and well-being.