Summer Institutes

Expressive Arts Summer Institutes

The Expressive Arts Summer Institute takes place every summer in Western North Carolina. 

The 2019 Summer Institute will take place from May 13th - May 17th at Wildacres Retreat in Little Switzerland, North Carolina. 

This intensive institute is offered both as a graduate course in the Department of Human Development & Psychological Counseling and as Continuing Education through the National Board of Certified Counselors (Continuing Education Clock Hours available). For those working toward Registered Expressive Arts Therapist (REAT) or Registered Expressive Arts Consultant Educator (REACE) credentials, this institute counts toward the education and training component. Students seeking academic credit need to contact the Summer Institute Coordinator, Dr. Karen Caldwell.

For more information and questions contact asuexa@appstate.edu


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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

In order to complete registration, please send the appropriate cost of attendance to: 

Attn: Karen Caldwell

Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling

304C College of Education

151 College Street Boone, NC 28608

 Checks can be made out to the HPC Department. We cannot accept online payments at this time.

Cost of Attendance

Non-credit Participant

Before March 14th: $585*

After March 14th: $785*

*Total includes tuition, fees, room & board, materials, and CEUs.

Student

In-State Tuition/Fees: $667.53*

Out-of-State Tuition/Fees: $1669.53*

Room/Board & Materials: $385 (Pay to HPC) 

*Based on Student Accounts Summer Tuition Costs; subject to change.

 

Children and Adolescents Institute

Join us in Expressive Arts Child & Adolescent Summer Institute!Flyer2019

The HPC 6366: Expressive Arts - Children and Adolescents Institute dates are July 8-July 12, 2019.

This institute is designed to present a comprehensive and developmentally oriented approach for the application of play theories and the creative/expressive arts to the process of counseling children and adolescents. The course will consist of class discussions, presentations, cooperative and group experiential learning activities, and "hands on" type of activities/projects which students will prepare and present. Students will learn techniques of play therapy, art, music, movement, creative dramatics, imagery, writing, and poetry for use in both the school and agency setting.

This intensive institute is offered both as a graduate course in the Department of Human Development & Psychological Counseling and as Continuing Education through the National Board of Certified Counselors (TBA). Students wishing to take the course for academic credit should register online. First-time graduate non-degree students must complete their applications online through the Graduate School website by June 18th. Professionals seeking continuing education credit should contact Karen Caldwell or call 828-262-6045.