Saturdays 1-3pm Aug 6-27, Sep 17-24, Oct 1-8, 2022
Description: The Expressive Arts Therapy Group is aimed at centralizing the experiences of BIPOC folx who seek support in response to interpersonal violence and have felt dismissed/othered by the mental health system. This 8-week in-person group addresses trauma using a DBT Art Therapy informed practice.
Experience in art making is not required.
In this workshop you will:
This workshop is best suited for: BIPOC folx affected by interpersonal violence and financial barriers. Those who find it hard to explore these issues with others without judgment, dismissal, or conflict.
Format: Weekly 2-hour in-person sessions consisting of visual arts activities, skills training, practice exercises, and discussion.
Free of Charge: Offering free group sessions to Empower members of the BIPOC community toward mental wellness.
Group Leaders: Lorraine Patterson, Ph.D., C.Psych., and Shelley Kavanagh, RP, RCAT
How To Register
T: 416-855-CMBH (2624 )