CREATIVE ARTS THERAPY, COUNSELING AND MENTAL HEALTH
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WHAT IS THE CENTER FOR CREATIVE ARTS THERAPY?
Counseling and Arts-Based Psychotherapy in the Western Suburbs & Chicago
Whether you need emotional support, mental health services, individual counseling or something other than talk therapy, we provide you and your family a comprehensive, clinically-focused, professional community whose focus is to reduce stress, revitalize and ensure that you leave our practice more connected to your most meaningful life than when you came in.
A Source of Healing
We provide individual, group and family counseling to help support a range of symptoms and diagnoses for every age.
We’ve been helping clients in the Downers Grove area since 2013 and are one of the only practices in the midwest trained to offer dance, music, drama and art therapy all under one roof.
Focused on You
We are dedicated to supporting your whole family with our professional, clinically-focused, creative team of wellness professionals.
The Center for Creative Arts Therapy offers training for drama therapy and expressive arts therapy students, and performing artists who want to broaden their theatrical knowledge and applications for emotional and community healing.
Training courses are also available for mental health professionals who want to learn how to safely and ethically implement the arts into their practice through professional development and continuing education.
Mental Health at Work
Empowering businesses and their employees through mental health trainings, resources, support, leadership awareness, and a culture of care in the workplace so companies and their teams can thrive and grow.
We train company leaders, and employees to create workplaces that support a culture of care through online and live in-person, interactive, fun and engaging workshops. No boring power points here!
Harnessing creativity and psychologically supported research to make your workplace more efficient, engaged, organized and resilient through strategic mental health planning, consultations and support.
Stigma Free Summit
THE STIGMA FREE EXPERIENCE for business leaders and human resource professionals looking to level up their Diversity, Equity & Inclusion game through seminars + conferences dedicated to increasing your knowledge on all things MENTAL HEALTH. Providing LIVE, interactive mental health trainings with the Stigma Free Actors!
Multiple offerings on the use of expressive arts therapy modalities are offered for organizations and those in the helping professions throughout the country.
The Center for Creative Arts Therapy has given more than 150 invited keynotes, presentations, workshops, and courses throughout the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia for mental health, healthcare, education, and arts professionals; graduate counseling, drama therapy, and expressive arts therapies students; and the general public.
To meet the increasing needs for distance learning, the Center for Creative Arts Therapy also gives webinars for mental health and healthcare professionals and students via Skype and other electronic platforms.
"The Center for Creative Arts Therapy is a safe place where the arts can be used as tools to express yourself. Through creative art expression our clients are able to heal and grow."
-- Founder & CEO, Azizi Marshall
WE'RE HERE TO HELP
Let us support you and your family through compassionately creative counseling and arts-based psychotherapy services. Give us a call today to learn more about creative arts therapy (art therapy, music therapy, drama therapy, dance/movement therapy, expressive arts therapy) in the Downers Grove, Hinsdale, DuPage county and Chicago area! Feel free to call us at (847) 477-8244 or email us.
We are located in Downers Grove and frequently see clients from Downers Grove, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Burr Ridge, Countryside, Darien, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hickory Hills, Hillside, Hinsdale, LaGrange, LaGrange Park, Lemont, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Park, Riverside, Villa Park, Warrenville, Westchester, Westmont, Wheaton, Willowbrook, Woodridge, and Western Springs.
Counseling and arts-based psychotherapy for individuals, groups and families looking for help with children, adolescents, stress, relationships, motherhood, creative parenting interventions, life transitions, trauma, anxiety, depression, divorce, grief/bereavement, autism, communication, caregiving, terminal illness, and career counseling.