- Attendees will be able to define and explain metaphor therapy.
- Participants will be introduced to skills through experiential therapy and use this to evaluate how they currently use metaphor therapy in their own work or set goals of how they can incorporate more of this information into their own work.
About the Presenter:
Rebecca Johnson is the Clinical Coordinator of Experiential Therapies and Art Therapist at Cumberland Heights, a leading provider for drug addiction and alcoholism treatment in Nashville, TN. Over the course of the past 10 years, Rebecca has facilitated weekly art therapy groups for men, women and adolescents in residential alcohol and drug treatment, collaborated with treatment team for patient care, documented all work, and coordinated programming with other expressive therapists. Additionally Mrs Johnson has conducted full art therapy assessments for individual patients based on counselor recommendations, developed treatment planning for patient and met in weekly sessions, then developed a continuing care plan to best support the patient’s recovery.