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Friday, April 5, 2024

Expres­sive Art Ther­a­py Training

Pre­sen­ter Melis­sa Hed­lund Nel­son, PhD, LCPC, ATR-BC, SEP, CADC will be hold­ing an Expres­sive Art Ther­a­py train­ing at Ken­neth Young Cen­ter’s Elk Grove Vil­lage office. 

Objec­tives for this train­ing will include:

1) Par­tic­i­pants will be able to define EXAT (Expres­sive Art Ther­a­py) and pro­vide 3 – 5 exam­ples of dif­fer­ent arts-based modal­i­ties under the umbrel­la of the EXATs.

2) Par­tic­i­pants will learn 2 – 3 cre­ative inter­ven­tions to uti­lize with indi­vid­u­als to help increase regulation.

3) Par­tic­i­pants will have an increased under­stand­ing of incor­po­rat­ing the expres­sive arts into clin­i­cal practice.


Ken­neth Young Center

1001 Rohlwing Road
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Event Details

3 CEUs pend­ing for LSW, LCSW, LCPC, LPC, Coun­selor II, Pre­ven­tion­ist II, CARS II, CODP II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CRSS II, CVSS II, CPRS II, MAATP II, CFPP II.

Date: April 5th2024

Time: 9AM — 12PM

Loca­tion: In Per­son at Ken­neth Young Cen­ter — 1001 Rohlwing Road, Elk Grove Vil­lage, IL 60007

RSVP BY THURS­DAY APRIL 4TH, 2024: Men­tal Health Pro­fes­sion­als and KYC staff are wel­come to join. Please click here to reg­is­ter by email­ing Bren­da. Please include your licensure/​credentials in your email to assist with pro­cess­ing CEUs. 

Cost: $65 (KYC Staff can attend at no cost)

Speak­er: Melis­sa Hed­lund Nel­son, PhD, LCPC, ATR-BC, SEPCADC

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