Breaking Through Barriers: How Art Therapy Reaches Beyond the Limits of Talk Therapy

Dates: January 17, 2020

Meets: F from 8:45 AM to 12 N

Hours: 3.00

Location: GRAND RAPIDS - BIK 340

COURSE: $49.00

Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

 Phone: (616)331-7180  Email:

This 3 hour workshop offers an introduction to the profession of Art Therapy and how the practice of Art Therapy encourages clients to express what cannot be spoken in words. (Recommended for Master’s Level Social Workers)

Objectives: Participants will

1. Recognize what is Art Therapy and what is not
2. Examine why and how Art Therapy breaks down barriers with “resistant” clients.
3. Engage in three Art Therapy experientials you can use with children, teens and adults

Recommended for LBSW and LMSW beginning skill level.
Fee: $49.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)COURSE$ 49.00
Course Fee (Alternate)SSW Field Education Supervisor$ 36.00
Course Fee (Alternate)GVSU Social Work Faculty$ 15.00


Bicycle Factory
Grand Valley State University
201 Front Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504


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