Cathy Malchiodi PhD
About the Instructor
Cathy Malchiodi, PhD, LPCC, LPAT, ATR-BC, REAT is a research psychologist, licensed and board-certified art therapist and mental health counselor and has published numerous books, chapters, and articles in the field of art therapy including, Creative Interventions with Traumatized Children, Breaking the Silence: Working With Traumatized Children, and Understanding Children's Drawings, which are standards in the field. She has trained counselors, therapists, and teachers throughout the United States, Canada, Asia, and Europe. In 2011, Cathy founded the Trauma-Informed Practices Institute to meet the need for professional education in the use of arts therapies, expressive therapies, mind-body approaches and resilience-building in trauma integration and recovery for children, adults and families.
Emily Johnson Welsh, EXAT, REAT, LPAT, ATR-BC, LPCC-S, RYT has over 12 years’ experience working with clients and developing mental health resources in expressive arts therapies. She is a graduate of Lesley University’s Expressive Arts Therapy and Mental Health Counseling program in 2008 and is a licensed and board-certified art therapist, licensed clinical counselor supervisor, registered expressive arts therapist and a Yoga Alliance Registered teacher. As faculty for the Trauma-informed Expressive Arts Therapy Institute for over 5 years, she brings a current knowledge of “brain-wise” approaches and body-based interventions that focus on building resilience and community. She provides technology-assisted distance supervision for those working towards the EXAT, EXA-CE, REAT (Registered Expressive Art Therapist) and ATR (Registered Art Therapist).
Emily’s accomplishments in the field include presentations at conferences for the American Art Therapy Association, Buckeye Art Therapy Association, Kentucky Association for Play Therapy, and International Expressive Art Therapy Association; authoring and co-authoring chapters in the book Art Therapy and Healthcare (Guildford Press, 2013) ; co-designing and co-facilitating the online artmaking workshop “Art Therapy + Happiness Project;" being awarded "Cure Champion" by the American Cancer Society for my accomplishments in bringing expressive art therapy and yoga programming to families fighting cancer.
Most recently, Emily enjoys balancing her expressive arts therapies private practice, Art Yoga Love, LLC, serving children, families, and adults, with yoga studio ownership and teaching! She can also be found enamored with the wonders of raising a little one and learning from this adventure every single day.
A focus on advanced skills in working with the body's sense of trauma, body mapping; facilitating and working with "feeling states;" embodying resilience; and supporting wellness in body and mind [in individuals and ourselves] through expressive methods.
No prerequisite required! If you did not take Level One, you can begin with this Advanced course. All courses are self-contained and you can begin anywhere in the sequence.
Meeting on Tuesdays starting on November 17 and then on November 24, December 1, 8, and 15 from 12 noon to 3 pm Eastern Time/New York Time. These meetings are live so that you only need to complete a course evaluation and do not have to take a final examination for your continuing education and professional development hours and certificate.
This course is a "drip format"-- the contents are available each week and we constantly add new resources in the form of films, downloadable documents and protocols, links to articles, and more. Each section has a module where you can share your impressions and images, connect with other participants, and network with colleagues around the world.
We are open for Pre-Register at the Early Pricing--- after November 10, 2020, the price goes up to $299. Register early!
- ▶️ ZOOM Link and Supplies!
- Expressing Relief, Putting Aside Worry: Structured Process
- What Is Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts Therapy? The Seven Principles
- The MSSS Model of Expressive Arts as Healing Practices
- Film Presentation: Expressive Arts Therapy and Trauma: Movement, Sound, Image, Performance
- Three Part Harmony of the Expressive Therapies Continuum
- ETC Review Slides
- Handy Brain Model by Dr. Dan Siegel
- Bruce Perry's 3 Rs
- More on the Expressive Therapies Continuum!
- Bottom Up or Top Down? An Expressive Arts Therapy Perspective
- A Review: Expressive Arts Therapy as Self-Regulatory and Relational Interventions with Children and Caregivers
- Art Therapy and Non-First-Person Narratives
- First Person, Third Person and Trauma Narratives
- Telling without Talking: Breaking the Silence of Domestic Violence
- After Session One...Share Just One Thing Here
- ▶️ ZOOM Link and Supplies!
- Three Part Body-Based Experiential
- A Downloadable Gallery of Body Outlines for Use with Individuals of All Ages
- Cautions in Using Body Outlines with Trauma Survivors
- Feelings States: Working with Mind and Body through Gesture, Image and Storytelling
- Deeper dive into history: more on Janie Rhyne
- The 15 "Mind States" Studied by Janie Rhyne: A Graphic Case Example
- More on the ETC and work of Janie Rhyne
- Mind States Research Template: A Structured Bottom-Up Protocol
- Maps of Subjective Feelings: The Science Behind Embodiment
- For Fun: A Feelings Chart --- How Do You Feel Today?
- Mind/Feeling States Circle
- After Session Two..Share Just One Thing Here
- Slides from Janie Rhyne Mind States Experiential
- Images of Participants' Mind States: Gallery Screenshots! Part One
- Images of Participants' Mind States: Gallery Screenshots! Part Two
- ▶️ ZOOM Link and Supplies!
- Downloads for easy access
- Bonus Chart: Timely Graphic of Thriving to In Crisis
- Body Tracing: A Precursor of Body Mapping
- Body Mapping | History and Foundations
- Body Mapping as a Tool for Healing
- Body Mapping with Organ Transplant Patients
- Body Mapping Project at the University of Kentucky
- Body mapping: Embodying the Self Living with HIV/AIDS
- Body Maps: Art and Memory-- Doctors Without Borders
- A Body-Based Approach to Expressive Arts Therapy: Working with Chronic and Complex Trauma
- An Art Therapist as "Body Mapper"
- After Session Three..Share Just One Thing Here
- Manual by University of Cape Town