CreativeArtsTherapy Trauma Response

Training Sessions and Clinical Supervision


Full day (or two half day) Immersive course: Art therapy as Trauma therapy (6-7 hours)
and/or weekly/bimonthly Supervision (90 minutes-2 hours)

Art therapy Response Topics:
  • Safety and the Community healing process
  • Cognitive Creative Tasks, bilateral exercises for clients to master
  • The Creative Arts Therapeutic Relationship
  • Secure Remembrance and Group Art therapy
  • Reflection and transformation
  • Symptom Relapse Prevention

Emerald Sketch ART Response for Trauma

Emerald Sketch A.R.T., Inc.

Founded as the first psychological response program for the Sandy Hook School community in Newtown, CT. Nicole Porter Davis ATR-BC, LCAT founded the Emerald Sketch to immediately help bridge the gap in providing services while local reinforcements were established. Now the program provides Creative Arts therapies as an evidenced based form of trauma response for any community in need following a mass tragedy.
Hourly Rate: $75-$125
Based on current fees from Office of Victims Services

Alternative funding is often available if needed. Evidence based research notes *90 minutes as being the most optimal minimum length of time for neurobiological growth, though this, as well as rates, can be modified to meet the needs of your setting and routine.