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Master of Architecture (M.Arch.)
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The purpose of this thesis is to explore the different aspects of therapeutic architecture through the design of a therapeutic community for refugees who suffer from PTSD. To understand a therapeutic space a depth of understanding of what space, atmosphere and stimulation of senses is explored through the effects of light, shadow, and color psychology. The methodology exploration studies different lighting strategies and massing models to understand the relationship and aura of the space being designed.
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Alrashidi, Raghad, "THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY: FOR REFUGEES" (2019). Masters Theses. 755.