Group Counseling: Transpersonal Art Therapy

This course addresses the theory and practice of group counseling through various didactic and experiential methods. The following counseling and art therapy topics are addressed throughout the semester: group ethics; group dynamics and process; stages of group development; levels of intervention; curative factors of group work; contemplative practice applications; group resistance and defenses; cultural competency; termination practices; and the use of art-based interventions and processes for specific populations. Additionally, special attention is devoted to the family as a group. Prerequisites: CNSA604, CNSA631, and CNSA634. TAT only.
Course Number: CNSA751
Units: 3.0