Sunday, 20 September 2015


Expressive Arts Therapy for Traumatized Children and Adolescents:
A Four Phase Model
Carmen Richardson MSW, RSW, RCAT, REAT

New Release Available at 
Routledge Publishing at

This book is the culmination of over 25 years of clinical work with children and trauma.  The purpose of this book is to provide a structured framework using expressive arts therapy for the treatment of trauma in children and adolescents.  It is written from a resource-oriented perspective, integrating resources at every step in the therapy process.

A one-week intensive training based on this four-phase model will be offered in 2016.  Contact Carmen at for further details.

New Expressive Arts Programs for 2016

Advanced Training in Expressive Arts Therapy for Traumatized Children and Adolescents
One Week Intensive
Based on the Four Phase Model

Expressive Arts Two Day Refresher
For individuals who have taken any previous expressive arts training and are wanting to revitalize their interest and passion in the arts both professionally and personally.

Expressive Arts Group Mentoring Program
A mentoring/consultation group for individuals who have taken Level 1 and/or Level 2 Expressive Arts Training.
A safe place to explore your dreams and visions.
A place of support and encouragement to take action to realize those dreams.
Consultation regarding the integration of the expressive arts into your practise as either therapist or consultant/educator.