Drama Therapy: Methods and Techniques
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Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: School of Undergraduate Studies
Department: Visual and Performing Arts
Course Number: NCAT 3505
Course Format: Lecture
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Enrollment limited. This course provides an overview, description, and introduction to the practices of the leading drama therapists, including Moreno's Psychodrama, Landy's Role Theory, Johnson's Developmental Transformations, Emunah's Five Stages, and Fox's Playback Theater. Clinical techniques like sandplay, storytelling, drama games, projective techniques, performance, masks, and puppets are explored. The course includes a final paper and a leadership project in which each student leads the rest of the class. Certificate students must register in person with a certificate registration form signed by the program coordinator. For more information, call 212.229.5567 or email CATinfo@newschool.edu.