Nature-Based Expressive Arts Certificate Program

Here is What You Need:

To get started and in order to access the certificate site, please use the check out button to pay the $75 fee to process your certificate. You will then be able to enter the certificate site and upload your certificates of completion for the following courses [three Required Courses and two Courses of Your Choice as listed below].

Required Trainings:

1) Nature-Based Expressive Arts Therapy Live Webinar Series [offered again in January 2023]

2) Advanced Nature-Based Expressive Arts Therapy Webinar Series: Healing Trauma and Loss with Nature [offered again in Spring 2023]

3) Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts Therapy Foundation Course [online study] OR Level One Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts Therapy Live Webinar Series [offered in September 2022]


Also Required--Chose Any Two of the Following Trainings:

1) Annual Expressive Arts Therapy Retreat In-Person Training at Ghost Ranch in Abiquiu, New Mexico 

2) Equine-Assisted Expressive Arts Therapy In-Person Training [check back for information]

3) Bilateral Stimulation and Sensorimotor Expressive Arts Therapy Live Webinar Series [offered in September 2022]

4) Polyvagal-Focused and Sensorimotor Expressive Arts Therapy Live Webinar Series [offered in November 2022]


There are no additional continuing education hours associated with this certificate of completion.

Certificate of Completion Steps

Once you are entered into the course, you will be uploading the required evidence of course completion in order to receive your Certificate as a Nature-Based Expressive Arts Practitioner

  1. 1
    • Requirements

    • The Nature-Based Expressive Arts Models

    • The Tree of Nature-Based and Eco-Focused Practices

  2. 2
    • Upload Your Certificates of Completion Here

    • Verification and Feedback

  3. 3
    • Your Certificate of Completion!

One Perspective of Nature-Based Expressive Arts Therapy-- Cathy Malchiodi, PhD

One of the models used in the Nature-Based Expressive Arts Therapy Curriculum-- we experience, sense, feel, think, and relate to nature on multiple levels!
Nature-Based Model of Expressive Arts by Cathy Malchiodi, PhD

Register for Courses Here

These Courses and Live Webinars Are Part of the Nature-Based Expressive Arts Practitioner Certificate Program

  • $299.00

    $299.00Bilateral Stimulation (BLS) and Sensorimotor Expressive Arts Therapy Live Webinar Series September 2022

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  • $269.00

    $269.00Polyvagal-Focused and Sensorimotor Expressive Arts Therapy November 2022

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  • $299.00

    $299.00Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts Therapy Level One-- Live Webinar Series September 2022

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  • $160.00

    $160.00Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts Therapy: Foundation Course

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