Saturday October 08, 2022 - Sunday December 18, 2022

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

Friday October 21, 2022

Art Journaling for Joy: Finding Resilience through Creative Expression

HOPE Series Session Want to experience a new tool for creative expression that promotes emotional self-awareness? In this one-hour workshop, learn how to develop your own introspective art journaling practice for centering and resilience. Through examples of various journal exercises—involving a combination of diverse art materiales with simple color and movement practices—you’ll explore quick and . . . Learn More

Saturday November 05, 2022

Beat the Odds® Online Facilitator Training

Beat the Odds® (BTO) is an evidence-based and trauma-informed program that integrates the power of contemporary drum circles and group counseling to build core strengths such as focusing and listening, team building, leadership, expressing feelings, managing anger/stress, empathy, and gratitude—all from the comfort of home. Our online training, in which an extensive curriculum manual is also . . . Learn More

Friday November 18, 2022

Say It Out Loud: Gratitude Banners

HOPE Series Session In this 90-minute experiential session, we’ll create a gratitude banner honoring a person, a value, or a concept that we prize in our life. Based on a module in the art and social emotional learning curriculum from Open Studio Project, an arts and social service non-profit organization, gratitude banners have been used to . . . Learn More

Friday December 09, 2022

Writing, Relaxation & Restoration

HOPE Series Session Looking for an opportunity to stop, rest, and reflect? Join us for an interactive session where we will practice creative writing activities that can be used for all ages and contexts based on one simple principle—write right where you are. Through guided prompts, expressive activities, and calming meditation, we invite you to . . . Learn More

Saturday January 28, 2023

Beat the Odds® Online Facilitator Training

Beat the Odds® (BTO) is an evidence-based and trauma-informed program that integrates the power of contemporary drum circles and group counseling to build core strengths such as focusing and listening, team building, leadership, expressing feelings, managing anger/stress, empathy, and gratitude—all from the comfort of home. Our online training, in which an extensive curriculum manual is also . . . 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

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 demographic as well as your own self-care—and no musical background is required. In this inaugural online training, you will learn to use a . . . Learn More

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