Expressive Arts Therapy in Yellowknife, NT
Human existence has always been marked by the existence of art and ritual. I work with individuals, families and groups to explore, transform and to move through transition with the arts. By engaging the whole self, together we are often able to access resources and perspectives that had previously been invisible. Read more
I am an expressive arts therapist and facilitator with a diploma in Expressive Arts Therapy from the Vancouver School of Expressive Arts Therapy, as well as additional training from the European Graduate School in Saas Fee, Switzerland. I offer a safe space for clients to go deeply into a range of experiences and emotions, allowing for both subtle and profound shifts to take place. Learn more about expressive arts therapy I also lead vocal improvisation workshops as well as arts-based workshops that explore self-expression and creativity. I frequently work with groups in music and documentary film, bringing a strength-based approach to musical collaboration and personal storytelling on film. More about me
What is Expressive Arts Therapy?
Expressive Arts uses imagination and the arts to heal, transform, and explore. Because the arts engage the whole self, together we are often able to access resources and perspectives that had previously been invisible. Expressive arts can be very effective for people for whom talk therapy has been unsuccessful, as well as for children and families. Clients often report that this way of working allows the thinking mind to "get out of the way" to allow something new to emerge. Read More