Using Poetry to Facilitate Healing and Growth Workshop

Friday, February 28, 2020
4:00-6:00 PM

Continuing Education Credits for Mental Health Professionals Available
(included with registration) 

Facilitators:        Michael Moats, PsyD and Louis Hoffman, PhD
Location:             Be REAL Ministries, 112 N. Iowa Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Price:                   $30.00 ($20.00 for RMHCPA Members)
Student Price:     $20.00 ($10.00 for RMHCPA Student Members)


Poetry has been used to promote personal and collective healing long before the advent of psychotherapy. In this workshop, Drs. Michael Moats and Louis Hoffman provide an overview of important ethical and clinical issues for incorporating poetry into therapy and counseling.  Although this workshop is designed for mental health professionals, it is open to other professionals interested in learning more about using poetry to promote healing and psychological well-being. 

Book Release Celebration

Following the workshop, there will be a book release celebration for A Walk with Nature: Poetic Encounters that Nourish the Soul (Poetry, Healing, and Growth Book Series) by Michael Moats, Derrick Sebree, Jr., Gina Subia Belton, and Louis Hoffman. Refreshments will be provided at the book release celebration. 

Continuing Education Information

Continuing education offerings are co-sponsored by the Society for Humanistic Psychology and the Rocky Mountain Humanistic Counseling and Psychological Association. CEs are provided through the Society for Humanistic Psychology. Division 32 (Society for Humanistic Psychology) of the American Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Division 32 (Society for Humanistic Psychology) of the American Psychological Association maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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