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The 5th Annual Expressive Therapies Summit

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Friday, November 7 • 10:00am - 5:15pm
Nesting Instincts: Constructing Shelters of Safety

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In this six-hour Master Class, participants will explore the therapeutic potential of working with images representing safety and shelter in mental health counseling and expressive therapies. Through the construction of nests and other variations on shelters, group members will explore themes including attachment, protection, and nurturing. Through experiential activities, group discussion, and case studies, participants will learn to make and utilize images of safety and shelter that can be used with a wide range of clients of varying ages and abilities in a range of treatment situations and settings. Participants are encouraged to bring along a bag of special or unique materials they would like to incorporate into these creations.


Julianne Hertz, ATR-BC, LMHC

Julianne Hertz, ATR-BC, LMHC, is a board-certified art therapist and a licensed mental health counselor who has done individual, family and group therapy for 21 years. She has extensive clinical experience in school, hospital, and community settings with children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Julianne is a practicing artist who is curious about how the metaphors of three-dimensional materials and process can be applied to her clinical... Read More →

Friday November 7, 2014 10:00am - 5:15pm
Marymount Manhattan College 221 E 71st St, New York, NY