Expressive Therapies Summit: Los Angeles 2018


SPECIAL POPULATIONS TRACK

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For session descriptions and continuing education information on any of the sessions below, please consult the daily schedule by clicking here. 

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THURSDAY, April 26

10:00 am - 1:00 pm
DIR/Floortime & Music Therapy: From Attunement to Change  
Juliana Frias, MT-BC
Alaina Hogue, MT-BC
Rene Torres, MT-BC
Sarah Badano, MT-BC

10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dissociative Disorders: Assessment, Alliances & Anger Issues
Anne Mills, MA, ATR-BC, LPC, LCPAT


 

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Creativity & Neuroplasticity in the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders
Pamela Hayes, MFT, ATR-BC

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Embracing the Sexual Self: Transforming Negative Sexual Scripts through Drama Therapy
Jennifer Stuckert-Knapp, RDT, LMFT 

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Treating Grief & Loss in 3-Steps: A Multimodal Arts Model for All Ages
Trisha Jauchler, MS, MA, RDT-BCT, CBF

FRIDAY, April 27

9:00 am  -  12:00 pm
Creative Composing for Non-Traditional Learners of All Ages: Social-Emotional Themes & Technology
Lisa A. Crawford, MA, PhD
Kate Richards Geller, MA, MT-BC, LCAT 

9:00 am  -  12:00 pm
Expressive Arts & Play Therapy for Children on the Autism Spectrum: Music, Movement & Art
Jane Ferris Richardson, EdD, ATR-BC, RPT, RPT-S, LMHC
Joanne Lara, MA, CTC, MSEd

9:00 am  -  12:00 pm
Opioid Addiction & Creative Healing:  Coaching through Stigma & Chronic Relapse to Recovery
Lisa Hope, ATR-BC, LADC, LCAT


 

1:30 pm  -  4:30 pm
Bridging the Communication Barrier: Techniques for Use with Non-Verbal Clients
Peggy A. Farlow, MAE, MT-BC

1:30 pm  -  4:30 pm
Comedy Improv Therapy Group & CBT for Working with Social Anxiety Issues
Neal King, LCSW

1:30 pm  -  4:30 pm
Creative Rituals for Processing Grief & Celebrating Life
Gabrielle Kaufman, MA, LPCC, BC-DMT, NCC
Jennie Linthorst, MA, CAPF
Karen Howard, RMT, CEAP

1:30 pm  -  4:30 pm
Exploring Ancestral & Cultural Landscapes through Movement, Storytelling & Art
Betsy Funk, LCSW, LIMHP, MPA, REAT
Topaz Weis, REACE

1:30 pm  -  4:30 pm
Pongo Poetry Project:  Writing As Healing for Vulnerable Populations
Richard Gold, MA

1:30 pm  -  4:30 pm
Role Work for Addiction: Healing the Effects of Trauma, Shame & Regret
Danielle Levanas, MA RDT, LCAT



SATURDAY, April 28

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Clinical and Cultural Considerations in Couple and Family Art Therapy
Janice Hoshino, PhD, ATR-BC, ATCS, LMFT 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Revitalizing Elder Care through Music & Community: Taking the Tired Out of Retired
Becky Wellman, PhD, MT-BC, LPMT 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Suicide Prevention & Risk Assessment with Youth: What Therapists Need to Know
Leslie Baker, MFT, NCC
Mary Ruth Cross, RPT-S, LMFT


 

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bringing Psychiatric Care to Life: The Recovery Centered Clinical System
Stephen Breithaupt, MS, RDT 

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Culturally-Informed Clinical Practice: A Narrative Approach with African Americans
Denise Boston, PhD, RDT

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Expressive Movement for Older Adults & Neurocognitively-Challenged Populations
Donna Newman-Bluestein, BC-DMT, CMA, LMHC

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Music TogetherĀ®: A Worldwide Program for Families with Young Children
Carol Ann Blank, PhD, MT-BC, LCAT, LPC


SUNDAY, April 29

10:00 am - 1:00 pm
At the End of Life's Journey: Creative Arts & Storytelling for Resolution and Acceptance
Trisha Jauchler, MS, MA, RDT-BCT, CBF


 

2:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Developing Social Games for Special Needs & Other Populations: Attention, Affect, Action
Stephen Breithaupt, MS, RDT 

2:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Empowered Sexuality: Integrating Neuroscience, Narrative & Somatic Practices
Hilary Kern, ATR, CYT, LMFT
Michelle Bee, LMFT, CPT Trainee


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