Art Therapy and Newcomers Workshop & Walk-Through

May 9, 2019 @ 6:30PM — 8:30PM

This event is part of a monthly continuing education series run by the Art Therapy Institute.

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Presented by Hillary Rubesin, PhD, LPC-S, REAT, and other ATI staff members

Please join us on Thursday, May 9th for a workshop exploring how expressive therapies (ET) are used within counseling with refugee and immigrant populations. This workshop is in conjunction with the Newcomers Art Show, opening on May 10th, which highlights the artwork and stories of over 200 refugees and immigrants living in the Triangle.
In this presentation, ATI staff will share a PowerPoint on the impact and uses of ET with newcomers in both school and community-based settings. Next, presenters will walk workshop attendees through the ATI art gallery, explaining specific ET directives displayed on the walls, and why these interventions were implemented. Finally, workshop attendees will have a chance to contribute to a collaborative art piece, to experience ET themselves.

ATI is an NBCC provider, and continuing education credits are available for mental health professionals for a small fee.

The Art Therapy Institute (ATI) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6567. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. ATI is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

If a participant would like to express a concern about their experience with Art Therapy Institute, they may call or e-mail ATI's Executive Director, Hillary Rubesin, PhD, REAT, LPC-S at (919) 381-6068 or hrubesin@gmail.com. Although we do not guarantee a particular outcome, the individual can expect us to consider the complaint, make any necessary decisions and respond within 10 business days.

** The nominal registration fees required for these workshops support ongoing community programming. Please note refunds are only offered if the workshop is canceled by The Art Therapy Institute.

Event Location
Art Therapy Institute
200 N Greensboro St. Suite D-6 (2nd Floor Carr Mill Mall)
Carrboro, NC 27510
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