PSYCHODRAMA and the CREATIVE PROCESS
Monthly Psychodrama Training Groups
2023 - 2024
In-Person Training Group - Maplewood, NJ
First Friday of the Month 6 – 9 pm
10/6, 11/3, 12/1, 1/5, 2/2, 3/1, 4/5, 5/3, 6/7
Virtual Training Group
Fridays 6 - 9 pm Eastern **Virtual
9/8, 10/20, 11/17, 12/15, 1/26, 2/23, 3/22, 4/19, 5/17, 6/21
Participation commitment for the training year
1 Free make-up session offered in summer 2024
Join a supportive learning community open to anyone in the helping professions seeking to incorporate new forms of experiential learning
in their work.
Grow skills in Psychodrama facilitation
Expand spontaneity and creativity
Deepen awareness of your own process
Learn about the integration of Psychodrama with Music Therapy and Drama Therapy
You may register for one or both of the ongoing training groups
For each group:
Full-time Students: $50/month
Participants will earn training hours toward Psychodrama certification.
LCATs will earn CE credits.
Yearly training hours for each group: 30
Virtual Psychodrama Supervision Group
September, 2023 - June, 2024
11 am – 1 pm Eastern Time, US
Dates: 9/11, 10/2, 11/6, 12/4, 1/22, 2/12, 3/11, 4/8, 5/6, 6/3
This supervision group will provide opportunities for support and guidance as you apply action methods, psychodrama and sociometric techniques in both individual and group work. Supervision group process will include reflective practice through both discussion and action.
Supervised practice is a key requirement for certification in psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy. Group is limited to 6 participants
10-month participation commitment
20 hours of supervision
Trainers have over 20 years of experience as clinicians and educators:
Amy Clarkson, MMT, LCAT, MT-BC,TEP
Barbara McKechnie, MA, LPC, LCAT, RDT/BCT, RPT, TEP
Complete Registration Form Below
Questions or Consultation -Contact Amy: firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara McKechnie, LCAT is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists. #CAT-0059.
Amy is a Trainer, Educator and Practitioner of Psychodrama and Group Psychotherapy and a Board-Certified Music Therapist. She provides therapy services, supervision and training through Creative Flow Therapy Services, LLC and is an adjunct faculty member in the Music Therapy Department at Montclair State University.
Barbara is a drama therapist and psychodramatist who has worked withchildren, adolescents and adults on both inpatient and partial hospital settings. Past president of NADTA and of NJACC and faculty member at New School University in NYC.
Currently works as a consultant, psychodrama trainer and in private practice in NY and NJ. Also on NJ Taskforce for Licensure of DT and DMT.