CTH6500 Improvisation and Drama Therapy

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Through reading, discussion, and experience students consider the relationship between improvisation and the unscripted drama processes used in drama therapy. Students survey the history of improvisation,… Read More

CTH6420 Cultural Diversity in Drama Therapy

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Explores issues of diversity that impact drama therapy treatment. Methods for finding appropriate interventions are discussed. Students learn about the negative effect of stigma on non-dominant… Read More

CTH6400 Principles of Drama Therapy

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Introduction to the field of drama therapy. Students will compare and contrast leading practitioners and their approaches/theories with techniques from various psychodynamic and psychotherapeutic perspectives. The… Read More

CTH6230 Creative Arts Therapy Professional Ethics

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Students gain a working knowledge of the Code of Ethics for various creative arts associations, including the North American Drama Therapy Association, the American Musical Therapy… Read More

CTH6220 Family Systems and Creative Arts Therapies

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Provides students with knowledge and skills to work from a family systems perspective with adults, adolescents and children in a wide variety of settings that include… Read More

CTH6100 Community Based Theater

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Builds upon the concept of the collective unconscious and integrates theories, practices, and approaches to community-based theater as a tool for social change and therapeutic change… Read More

CTH5410 Drama Therapy with Special Populations

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Applies therapeutic uses of drama to the differing needs of special populations. In a survey course, students apply their training in drama therapy with various populations… Read More

CTH5220 Assessing Creative Arts Therapy in Counselling Sessions

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. J.L. Guerriero Course Description: Provides an introduction to counseling theories and principles used by professional counselors; basic counseling skills used by professional and non-professional counselors; and theories and approaches used… Read More