introduction to Art Therapy: The Artful-Spiritual Connection (3 Credit course / option to audit) - 10/02/2017

  • Presented By: St. Stephen's College,
  • Speaker / Facilitator: Nick Zwaagstra
  • Topic Area: Spirituality & Faith

  • Start Date: 10/02/2017
  • Duration: October 2-6, 2017 (one week)
  • Daily Schedule: 9:00AM - 5:00AM
  • Registration Deadline: September 1, 2017. 1-800-661-4956 or

  • Location: 3621 Dutch Village Road Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3L 1M8
  • Fee Info: 3 credit course: $795.00 plus Art fee: $35 / Available for Audit $397.50
  • Open To: Mental Health Professionals

  • Continuing Education Units: 23
  • CEU Info: applicable for CEU with CCPA, as it has been accepted from St. Stephen's college previously.

  • Contact Information: Registration Contact: (780) 439-7311 Toll Free: 1-800-661-4956

Introduction to Art Therapy: The Artful-Spiritual Connection.
i will be teaching this course, offered through St. Stephen''s College, in Halifax, NS October 2-6, 2017 (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Art Psychotherapy brings the areas of creativity, spirituality and healing together. This graduate-level course brings you into Art Therapy Studio for both experiential and theoretical learning around the traditions, theoretical approaches, ethics and history of Art Therapy.

Students will be introduced to the spontaneous art therapy approach and have the opportunity to explore directed clinical interventions pertaining to varied populations. The course is intended for self and professional development. This course will also be of interest to those studying and working in mental health, spiritual care, counselling, nursing, fine arts and education.

Group and individual work, lecture format, readings and assignments integrate course materials in the area of spirituality, psychotherapy, art therapy and practice.

No art experience required.
Students must hold an undergraduate degree.

Offered through St. Stephen''s College and hosted at
Chebucto Art Therapy and Counselling Centre.