NORTH CAROLINA ART THERAPY INSTITUTE
As part of our mission, The Art Therapy Institute is dedicated to providing a variety of professional training opportunities and internships. We are an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements.The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.
Our offerings include:
• Professional ATR Supervision
• In-Services on the use of Art Therapy with various populations
• Ongoing Workshops
• Internship opportunities for graduate students and professionals
ATI Continuing Education Series
Join us to explore art therapy with our Continuing Education Series. This workshop series is geared towards counselors, social workers, expressive arts therapists, graduate students, and other allied professionals, but ALL are welcome! Two clock hours of continuing education will be offered.
Workshops are held from 6:30-8:30pm at the Art Therapy Institute
200 N. Greensboro St, Carr Mill Mall, Suite D-6, Carrboro, NC 27510 (2nd Floor)
CEs are available: ATI is an NBCC-approved provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.
No art or art therapy experience is necessary.
Art Therapy Round Table, September 21, 2017 6:30-8:30pm
Hillary Rubesin, MA LPC, REAT, Courtney Powers, MA, ATR, LPCA
Interested in learning more about Art Therapy??
To kick off our workshop series, we are hosting a panel discussion and presentation about the field. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and speak to expressive arts therapists working in the community.
The workshop is open to counselors, social workers, expressive arts therapists, graduate students, allied professionals, and the general public.
Professional $45/ Two hours Continuing Education Credit
Personal $15/ No Continuing Education Credit
CEs are available; ATI is an NBCC-approved provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
Nobody Ever Talks About THIS, October 12th, 2017 6:30-8:30pm
People have difficulty talking out loud about grief and dealing with it publicly. Join art therapist, Katharine Phlegar and artists Heather Lewis and Megan Bostic for an immersive, autobiographical exploration of how meaning-making through art can help process grief and provide a platform of understanding for others. The workshop will take place in conjunction with an art exhibition, Nobody Ever Talks About This, with works by Lewis and Bostic. Participants will be invited to contribute to a growing work of art as they offer an acknowledgement and remembrance of their own losses.
ATI is an NBCC provider, and continuing education credits are available for mental health professionals for a small fee.
200 N. Greensboro St.
D-6 (2nd floor Carr Mill Mall)
Carrboro, NC 27510
Group Process and Art Therapy, November 16, 2017 6:30-8:30pm
Anna Hicken, MA, LPCA, ATR
Courtney Powers, MA, LPCA, ATR
This workshop will increase participants knowledge of art therapy techniques, applications and ethical considerations in a variety of group settings. We will explore group dynamics, roles, goals, interventions, and outcomes used in school and community based art therapy groups. Specific populations that will be addressed include school-based work with exceptional children and immigrant, refugee and newcomers as well as community based art therapy groups for adults living with mental illness and older adults facing Alzheimer’s and Dementia. We encourage participants to come with questions, engage in an open dialogue and a willingness to take positive risks through making a little art of their own!
QUEERING ART THERAPY : SERVING LGBTQIA+ COMMUNITIES IN THE SOUTH
February 22, 2018 6:30-8:30pm
Join Meg Hamilton, MA, LPC and Cassie Hamrick, MAAT, LPCA for an art-based workshop focused on providing mental health services for LGBTQIA+ communities in the Triangle. Discussion will include an introduction to diversity in gender and sexuality, an overview of gender affirming approaches to care, and a summary of the local landscape of care for LGBTQIA+ communities. Participants will leave with a better understanding of LGBTQIA+ dynamics and needs, as well as resources for providing affirming support.
ATI is an NBCC provider, and continuing education credits are available for mental health professionals for a small fee. All ticket fees are used to pay for NBCC membership dues, presenter fees, art materials, and ATI mental health programming for local underserved and uninsured populations.