Friday February 10, 2023

Circle of One: Healing through Expressive Arts Circle Practices

HOPE Series Session In this 90-minute workshop, we’ll look at healing through engaging in mindful, creative expression within the context of a healing circle. Specifically through journaling, drawing, painting and movement within a circle of one, we’ll work with the intention to find physical, emotional, mental and physical well-being. And experience, first hand, how circles . . . Learn More

Saturday February 11, 2023

Songs of the Self: Spontaneous Self-Expression

Learn how vocal improvisation and sound making can be utilized to empower youth (and adults!) in managing feelings, enhancing self-esteem, and giving voice to their inner world. Through easy-to-incorporate, hip-hop-informed activities you’ll learn how to enable people of all ages and abilities to be heard, validated, and celebrated. No previous music experience is required as . . . Learn More

Saturday February 25, 2023 - Sunday March 05, 2023

Social Emotional Arts on a Shoestring Online Facilitator Training

Interested in facilitating supportive activities in art, movement, music, and writing? Learn how to work with any age group, ability, number of participants, and budget in our two-weekend online training that includes a menu of activities that can be delivered immediately and sustainably. The training includes guidelines on social emotional arts practices, such as communication techniques for . . . Learn More

Friday March 17, 2023

SoulCollage® & Expressive Writing: A Path to Serenity

HOPE Series Session SoulCollage® is a highly effective expressive arts practice for enhancing creativity and shifting our mood during challenging times. When combined with expressive writing, the impact can be even more powerful. In this workshop, we’ll receive a brief introduction to the SoulCollage® method and be guided through the collage-making process. We’ll engage with . . . Learn More

Saturday March 25, 2023

Mindful Music Making

Bring calm and focus into your daily life, classroom, and community setting in as little as five minutes with Mindful Music Making. This sound-and-movement-based process is both easy and effective for any population as well as for your own self-care—and no musical background is required. In this online training, you will learn to use a . . . Learn More

Saturday April 01, 2023 - Sunday June 25, 2023

Online Certificate Program in Social Emotional Arts (SEA)

The Certificate Program in Social Emotional Arts (SEA) empowers educators, community arts professionals, mental health practitioners, and others interested in maximizing social-emotional benefits of arts experiences, which includes minimizing self-judgment and anxiety that can impede learning. This online certificate training is interactive and experiential, and will help prepare participants to facilitate groups in a virtual space. It features the use . . . Learn More

Sunday May 07, 2023

Dance for All Online Facilitator Training

Want to learn ways to help people of any age move, release stress, connect, and find joy? Interested in engaging and embodied tools for working with clients? Feel disconnected from your body and want to become comfortable with movement again? Learn to facilitate a dance-and-yoga-informed creative movement curriculum for social emotional learning that is easily . . . Learn More

Saturday July 15, 2023 - Sunday September 17, 2023

Online Certificate Program in Social Emotional Arts (SEA)

The Certificate Program in Social Emotional Arts (SEA) empowers educators, community arts professionals, mental health practitioners, and others interested in maximizing social-emotional benefits of arts experiences, which includes minimizing self-judgment and anxiety that can impede learning. This online certificate training is interactive and experiential, and will help prepare participants to facilitate groups in a virtual space. It features the use . . . Learn More

Saturday October 07, 2023 - Sunday December 17, 2023

Online Certificate Program in Social Emotional Arts (SEA)

The Certificate Program in Social Emotional Arts (SEA) empowers educators, community arts professionals, mental health practitioners, and others interested in maximizing social-emotional benefits of arts experiences, which includes minimizing self-judgment and anxiety that can impede learning. This online certificate training is interactive and experiential, and will help prepare participants to facilitate groups in a virtual space. It features the use . . . Learn More

Sunday November 05, 2023

Dance for All Online Facilitator Training

Want to learn ways to help people of any age move, release stress, connect, and find joy? Interested in engaging and embodied tools for working with clients? Feel disconnected from your body and want to become comfortable with movement again? Learn to facilitate a dance-and-yoga-informed creative movement curriculum for social emotional learning that is easily . . . Learn More

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