Dr. Jamie Marich, expressive arts therapist and author of Process Not Perfection: Expressive Arts Solutions for Trauma Recovery, developed this course to assist clinicians with adapting to the realities of switching to remote work during the COVID-19 crisis. Published in 2019, Jamie prepared Process Not Perfection for a variety of audiences: clinical professionals wanting to incorporate expressive arts interventions into their work, educators and expressive artists desiring more trauma awareness, and the general public seeking a self-guided resource. Process Not Perfection was built for these times! In this course, Dr. Jamie gives you an overview of expressive arts principles and discusses how people may find the processes and practices in Process Not Perfection especially useful in adapting to telehealth or remote platforms. A guided process for experiential learning (specifically geared to COVID-19 and other disaster/crisis response) is also offered.
This course and CEs are being offered for free, although if you would like to make a donation to support the work of the Institute for Creative Mindfulness in offering free content at this time, you may do so at: https://www.instituteforcreativemindfulness.com/store/p74/Help_Support_Free_Content_from_Dr._Jamie_Marich.html
After this course participants will be able to...
- Define expressive arts therapy and distinguish it from other forms of creative therapies
- Explain how the nature of expressive arts therapy makes it uniquely suited to complement trauma-focused interventions
- Explore how developing one’s own personal expressive arts practice translates to more natural facilitation and implementation in clinical work, especially in an online environment
- Implement the basic qualities of trauma-informed facilitation in the delivery of expressive arts interventions
- List the three stages of the Janet/Consensus Model of trauma treatment and explain how this is used as an organizational structure in the work Process Not Perfection
This course meets the requirements for 2.0 Continuing Education credit hour by the CE approval bodies listed below:
The Institute for Creative Mindfulness is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Institute for Creative Mindfulness maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Institute for Creative Mindfulness, #1735, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Institute for Creative Mindfulness maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 03/16/2021 – 03/16/2024.
The Institute for Creative Mindfulness is an approved provider of continuing education by the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (OCSWMFT) for counselors, social workers, and marriage/family therapists. Approval: #RCS091306
Please note that you have 30 days from the time of enrollment to complete this course and download your CE certificate.
This is a hybrid, self-paced distance learning course, comprised of reading material and video content. This is a beginner level course. Completion of all modules, a course evaluation, and post-test is required to receive CE Certificate. Course evaluations are administered after completing all course modules. The post-test is comprised of true/false and multiple choice questions and requires a passing mark of 75%, and is administered after completion of the course evaluation. Upon passing the post-test, participants are able to download their CE certificates.
This course was first published April 2020. Please contact us with any questions or concerns at email@example.com
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