[Bkn-school-of-education-csp-mhc] Event: Intro to Drama Therapy

Raven Maldonado Raven.Maldonado at liu.edu
Fri Jan 13 09:23:30 EST 2012


Dear MHC students,

Please see below for information on an event offered by Creative Alternatives of New York, "An Introduction to Drama Therapy":



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Description

Creative Alternatives of New York

offers

An Introduction to Drama Therapy

Saturday, February 25, 2012

10:00am - 5:00pm

Program For: Mental Health Professionals, Social Workers, Creative Arts Therapists, Psychotherapists, Actors, Performers, Teaching Artists

This training will introduce you to the principles of drama therapy. Throughout the day, you will examine ways in which theatre can be used to transform lives. Join us and explore the basic tenets of the CANY model of drama therapy through theory and group activities.

Participants will...

● Experience the drama therapy process in action

● Gain practical skills in how to safely explore trauma and challenging life experiences through metaphor and play

● Participate in drama therapy interventions aimed at improving client relatedness, self-esteem, emotional expression & self-regulation, spontaneity and the capacity to play a diverse range of life roles

● Morning refreshments will be served.

● There will be a break for lunch.

FEES: $120 for all professionals . $90 for full-time students and AEA/SAG/AFTRA members with valid I.D.

LEADERS: Registered Drama Therapist Heidi Landis, RDT-BCT, LCAT and CANY group leaders

REGISTRATION: Online at www.cany.org or call 212.222.1969.

CEUs: Six (6) CEUs from the NADT will be given for the one day workshop. Contact CANY for more details.

LOCATION: 334 Amsterdam Avenue @ W. 76th Street NYC [The JCC in Manhattan]

ONLINE: Visit www.cany.org to learn more about drama therapy and see reviews of CANY trainings.

QUESTIONS: Contact Lucy McLellan, Director of Trainings at trainings at cany.org<mailto:trainings at cany.org> or at 212.222.1969.

Who should attend

Mental Health Professionals, Social Workers, Creative Arts Therapists, Psychotherapists, Actors, Performers, Teaching Artists

Raven Maldonado, M.S.
Academic Advisor
Dept. of Counseling and School Psychology
School of Education
Long Island University
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Ph: 718-488-1544
Fax: 718-246-6351
Raven.Maldonado at liu.edu<mailto:Raven.Maldonado at liu.edu>



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