Creative arts therapy is rapidly gaining recognition as an essential part of health care in our society. By tapping into deeply expressive aspects of body, mind, and spirit through such modalities as music, sound, imagery, role, and movement, creative art therapists facilitate self-actualization and healing within the therapeutic relationship. Prominent practitioners discuss principles and practice in this series of lecture/demonstrations.
Dance/Movement Therapy at the Nexus of Self and Community with Meg Chang, EdD, LCAT, NCC, BC-DMT and Maria “Mara” Rivera, MA, LCAT, BC-DMT
Paint Me a Picture, Sing Me a Song: Integrative Psychotherapy and the Creative Arts with Carol Merle-Fishman, MA, CMT, LMHC, LCAT
Creating Visual Communities: Art Therapy Directives that Connect our Clients with Kelley Linhardt, MA, LCAT, ATR-BC
Theatre for Change: Applying Drama and Theatre to the Healing of Individuals and Communities with Robert Landy, PhD, RDT-BCT, LCAT and Director of the NYU Drama Therapy Program