How does the person-centered approach enhance emotional intelligence, healing, relationships and manifesting our potentials? How do we use expressive arts in counseling and psychotherapy practice? How do we use expressive arts in groups, such as bereavement and recovery groups?
Creativity is not a product of personality or individual psychology. It can be taught. This course examines artistic creativity from two perspectives, science and social-cultural. Participants will explore the expressive arts through exercises that designed to reveal perspective and provide insight as to what is important and meaningful in their lives.
Explorations in Creativity is for those who seek to enhance their workplace, mental health practices, or personal lives. Psychologists, therapists, social workers, pastoral counselors, teachers, nurses, educators and others will find the techniques applicable to their professions. 4.5CEUs
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15531, for 45 contact hours.
This course also meets the qualifications for 45 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Brandman University is provider #PCE 1821.