CEU Event: Integrative HHS: Incorporating Creativity, Spirituality, Animals and Nature in Self Care

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


*CPDT-KA: 0 *CBCC-KA: 1.5
CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 0.00
CPDT-KSA Skills: 0.00

* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.

PLEASE NOTE: CPDT-KA can earn a MAXIMUM of 12 CPDT-KSA Skills CEUS within their 3 year certification period.


Participants will: Identify and Discuss evidence to support integrative healthcare practices benefits to clients and providers in human service fields. Examine traditional theories of counseling and psychotherapy that lend themselves to the incorporation of creative and integrative practices. Practice 4 different integrative practices (music, movement, expressive arts and animal-assisted interventions) and evaluate the benefits of using these practices with clients. Experience stress reduction from the inclusion of mindfulness based practices incorporated throughout the course. Evaluate the benefits gained from participating in these exercise and develop an action plan for desired changes in personal and professional self-care practices as a result of taking this course.

Sponsor:Center for Human Animal Interventions, Oakland University
Speaker(s):Carlene Taylor

Contact: Jennifer Cepnick
 Email: jecepni2@oakland.edu
 Phone: 248-364-8704
 Web: https://www.oakland.edu/animalassistedtherapy