$30 – $100

(2 Workshops) 10am Art Therapy and ADHD, 11am Possible Selves/Art Cards

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SoHo or Live Online

New York, NY

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1-3 LCAT CE Contact Hours

10am-11am

Art Therapy Strategies for helping clients with ADHD: How to turn a "Deficit" into a "Creative Strength"

Facilitator:
Mia Treadwell, LCAT, ATR-BC

Mia Treadwell, LCAT, ATR-BC is a Board Certified NY State Licensed Creative Arts Therapist. She grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and received her Master’s Degree in Creative Arts Therapy at New York University. She has been practicing Art Therapy for over 18 years with children, adolescents and adults in a variety of clinical settings. This experience has provided her with many creative approaches to use to best suit the unique needs of her individual clients. Mia currently works as the Art Teacher/Art Therapist in a school that provides services to “Twice Exceptional Students (2e)”, ie children who are gifted academically, but who also struggle with serious social and emotional problems that interfere with a successful school experience. She is also practicing psychotherapy in a clinic, with children and adults to help them understand and find effective means of coping with the difficulties of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Objectives

  1. Participants will be able to gain an understanding of ADHD, and will be able to identify at least 2 ways that ADHD negatively affects a child's ability to function in a school setting.
  2. Participants will be able to identify at least 2 art therapy interventions that can help improved focus and attention difficulties.
  3. Participants will be able to identify at least 2 art therapy interventions that can help improve impulse control and emotional regulation.
  4. Participants will be able to identify at least 2 art therapy interventions that can be used to help improve executive funtioning in these students (ex. Planning and organizing)


11am-1pm

Creating A Deck of Art Cards Representing Clients' Possible Selves

Facilitator - Emery Mikel, ATR-BC, LCAT

Description

Combine art with the theory of Possible Selves to see how we can visually work with our clients to create representations of their possible selves, thus giving a more concrete way to explore these different aspects of a person and how they manifest. Use these to see past selves and future possibilities!

Objectives

  1. Paricipants will be able to define "Possible Selves"
  2. Participants will be able to identify at least 2 past selves and how they impact the person now.
  3. Participants will be able to identify at least 2 future selves.
  4. Participants will be able to describe at least 1 way to use this approach with clients.
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