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NorCATA Spring Workshop 2022

  • 05/22/2022
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (PDT)
  • Virtual


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NorCATA 2022 Spring Workshop

Art Therapy Licensure Panel in California

Presentation, Q&A, Art making with 

Tyler Kirby, PhD, AATA's Advocacy & Public Affairs Manager 


May 22nd, 2022

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 

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-- Sponsered by AATA, NorCATA & SoCalATA --

Workshop Description

The American Art Therapy Association wants to ensure all members are aware of advocacy on behalf of a national art therapy licensure. Attend this event to discuss the possibilities and trajectory with Tyler Kirby. Engage in conversation with peers, create art together, and learn updates regarding the profession of art therapy. 

Suggested Materials

Your preferred art materials 


Tyler Kirby, Advocacy & Public Affairs Manager, supports state chapters in their advocacy efforts by offering expertise in drafting legislation and advocacy strategy. Tyler is a graduate of Georgetown's McCourt School of Public Policy with a Master's of Public Policy with a particular focus on state level healthcare advocacy and submitted a thesis concerning systemic inequities throughout the Veterans Health Administration system. 

Cancellation & Refund Policy in cases of non-attendance by the registrant.


This workshop is three hours long without a break and 3 CE hours can be obtained.  Please note that breaks and meal breaks are not included in CE hours that can be obtained.

All workshops and conferences sponsored by NorCATA are accepted for continuing education by the Art Therapy Credentials Board (ATCB). NorCATA has been approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP 6832). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.

All courses meet the qualifications for 3 hours of continuing education credit (TBD) for Registered and Board Certified Art Therapists, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Educational Psychologists, and Other Mental Health Professionals as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  NorCATA is approved by the California Association for Marriage & Family Therapists (CAMFT provider number 57985) to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs. NorCATA maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Activities such as breaks, meals, and/or casual receptions are not offered for continuing education credit.

It is each participant's responsibility to determine whether her or his licensing or credentialing body will accept the continuing education units earned at NorCATA's workshops and conferences.  NorCATA continuing education is defined as the number of actual clock hours spent in direct participation in a structured educational format as a learner. ​

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