Strengths-Based Psychodrama: Cultivating Safety in Experiential Trauma Healing
November 12 @ 8:30 am - November 13 @ 5:00 pm
Friday Nov 12th & Saturday Nov 13th, 2021 | 8:30am – 5pm (both days) | In-person workshop – Phoenix Center – 524 N. Providence Road Media, PA 19063
Cost: $375 | $275 students (*write to us if cost is your only barrier)
*15 CE Hours for PA social workers, counselors, marriage and family therapists and psychologists; NBCC Hours | 15 training hours for ISEP and psychodrama certifications
This workshop presents an overview of strengths-based psychodrama with an emphasis on the importance of strengths-based work in the first phase of trauma therapy. Content will be presented experientially drawing from sociometry, neurobiology, social work’s strength-based tradition, and positive psychology. Morenian philosophy will be introduced through strengths-based and trauma-informed lenses. This workshop is designed to teach practical skills for practitioners new to psychodrama or experienced psychodramatists. Psychodramas will be facilitated in both a group format and individual settings with practice opportunities for participants.
1). Identify one experiential process for establishing safety and connection
2). Describe the importance of strength-based roles
3). Explain one way that Morenian philosophy is a strengths-based philosophy
Phoenix Center for Experiential Trauma Therapy, LLC (Lic. #004115) has been approved as a pre-approved provider of professional continuing education for social workers (Section 47.36), Marriage and Family Therapist (Section 48.36) and Professional Counselors (Section 49.36) by the PA State Board of Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Professional Counselors. Phoenix Center for Experiential Trauma Therapy is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Psychologists (Lic. # PSY000215) to offer continuing education for psychologists. Phoenix Center for Experiential Trauma Therapy, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7013. Phoenix Center for Experiential Trauma Therapy, LLC maintains responsibility for the program.