Jessica is trained in expressive arts from Cathy Malchoidi ,Shelley Kramer, Joeel and Natalie Rivera and Libby Seery among others. She has a certificates in Transpersonal Creative Expression, Fine Art, Meditation, Mindfulness, Art Life Coaching, Trauma Informed Care in Organizations and Clinical Foundations, Mental Health Integrated Behavior as well as numerous hours of continuing education in art therapy, expressive arts, art history and education pedagogy. She has 24 years of teaching experience with over 15 years as an art teacher in the public schools. She also holds a masters in psychology. She is also a Certified Trainer for the Healing Through Art for Palliative Care program and is a Certified Mental Health Integrative Medicine Provider (CMHIMP).
Her Art Life Coaching and Expressive Arts Facilitation can occur 1:1, in small groups and via long distance using email and Skype. Art Life Coaching and Expressive Arts can be used to help facilitate personal and spiritual growth, teach new skills, foster creativity personally, professionally, in the workplace or in schools, to assist in team building and ease life’s transitions. Session encompass all modalities of the arts including visual art, music making, visualization and guided imagery, poetry and writing, dance and movement and mixed media modality experiences.
We will be opening Mindfulness Based Creative Arts Institute in the Summer of 2019. All online courses will be offered through the Institute. Please contact Jessica there to arrange for online or live classes or 1:1 Therapeutic Art Life Coaching.
Expressive Arts Explorations
Intuitive Meditation Art (Painting, Mixed Media, Collage)
Gelli Print Methods
Expressive Art With the Archetypes
Art Journaling, Mandalas for Reflection and Art Making for Stress Relief
Healing Grief through Art Making
Social Emotional Learning in Visual Art Instruction, Trauma Informed Care and Expressive Arts, Meditation and Mindfulness and Resiliency Training Workshops are available as well.
For more information on Workshops available, please contact Jessica! Contact her if you are interested in expanding your horizons with the expressive arts at firstname.lastname@example.org