Advance your professional skills while gaining an understanding of the arts as a valuable tool in mental, emotional, and cognitive wellbeing.
This 15-credit Graduate Certificate is designed for mental health and health care professionals, human service professionals, social workers, school psychologists, guidance and adjustment counselors and others who are looking for innovative approaches to enhance their professional lives.
The program offers specific training in the uses of different expressive therapy modalities. You'll study the principles and practices of the various modalities of art therapy, dance therapy, music therapy, and psychodrama. Course work demonstrates how expressive therapy skills can be integrated into clinical work with a variety of populations.
The courses are designed to build on your professional practice and offer skills in combining innovative techniques and strategies for effecting positive change.
This certificate is not intended for those who require full professional training for licensure or accreditation in the Expressive Arts Therapies specialization.
Associate Professor, Expressive Therapies; Program Coordinator, Expressive Arts Therapy (On Sabbatical for the 2014-2015 Academic Year)
Robyn Flaum Cruz
Professor of Expressive Therapies, PhD Program; Dance/Movement Therapy Instructor
Expressive Arts Therapy
Ph.D. in Expressive Therapies
Graduate Certificate in Expressive TherapiesGraduate Certificate of Professional Studies in Play Therapy
Graduate Certificate in the Arts in Health
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Expressive Therapies
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