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The 5th Annual Expressive Therapies Summit

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Saturday, November 8 • 11:40am - 1:00pm
Cultivating Lovingkindness and Compassion: Benefits for Expressive Therapists

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ROOM 705

Expressive Therapists, like other mental health professionals—and their clients—can be stereotypically self-critical and judgmental. Learning ways to cultivate kindness and compassion, first for ourselves, and then for our clients, can bring serenity to the present moment, and extend into the clinical situation. In this workshop, participants are invited to explore expressive arts approaches that can promote lovingkindness toward self and others. There are no potential risks or prerequisites, just the willingness to combat burnout and enhance your daily life at home and in the office.


Patricia D. Isis, PhD, ATR-BC, LMHC, ATCS

Patricia D. Isis, PhD, ATR-BC, LMHC, founder and honorary life member of the Florida Art Therapy Association, holds a doctorate in the expressive therapies with an emphasis on art therapy. Also a licensed mental health counselor in Florida and a registered board certified art therapist, she has practiced art psychotherapy for over 30 years in South Florida. Patricia provides clinical art therapy services full-time in the public schools, maintains... Read More →

Saturday November 8, 2014 11:40am - 1:00pm
Executive Conference Center 1601 Broadway, New York, NY