To expose therapist to poetry, verse, movie clips, realia as experiential tools in therapy groups. This process has proven itself effective with PTSD, addiction, inmates, patients with Alzheimer’s and survivors of various traumas. This 13 hour Emotional Discovery Through Poetry course has the following objectives.
- Participants will be able to discuss how activating the creative part of the brain helps manifest positive behavioral changes.
- Course participants will be able to discuss 3 movie clips to be used for addiction recovery, PTSD or the inmate population.
- Participants will be able to define and discuss realia as a therapeutic tool.
- Participants will be able to discuss how poetry can be used as an expressive arts tool.