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EVENTS

NorCATA offers events by and for the local art therapy community including quarterly workshops with low-cost CE hours available, regional art groups, community art or art therapy groups, and an annual business meeting (ABM) in late January. 

REGIONAL EVENTS

WORKSHOPS

PAST WORKSHOPS

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

BOARD MEETINGS

Please note that participation in teleconferences is for principals, regional representatives and invited guests.


NOTICE REGARDING PHOTOGRAPHY OF EVENT When you attend NorCATA's workshops and conferences, you will be entering an area where photography may occur. As such, you consent to photography, and its release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for promotional purposes, inclusion on websites and printed materials, and/or any other purpose by NorCATA. You release NorCATA, its organizers, employees, vendors, and each and all persons involved from any liability and waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties connected with the taking, and/or publication of photographs taken by NorCATA or the person or entity designated to do so by NorCATA. You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before attending the event.

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

Continuing Education Policy
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.  NorCATA is solely responsible for all aspects of our programs. NorCATA has also been approved by the California Association for Marriage & Family Therapists (CAMFT) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (CEPA 57985).  All courses are approved for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs.  

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. ​

All Upcoming events

    • 04/20/2019
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Santa Rosa
    Register

    The Napa / Sonoma Region is holding bi-monthly art group events.  The pilot event will be held on April 20, 2019 in Santa Rosa from 1-4pm.  For details, please contact either of the co-representatives Shelly Garrett or Jane Vogel Riley


    • 05/11/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 19
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico
    click here for details


    May 11th – Popular Art Therapy Directives and the use of ACT metaphors for anxiety, depression, and trauma - facilitated by Devora Weinapple, MFT, ATR-BC

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.


    • 05/19/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • 06/08/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 19
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico
    click here for details


    June 8, 2019
    One canvas process painting.  
    Participants will be asked to engage in the creative struggle with deep listening to their intuitive voice. The mind's tensions will be explored through active imagination, combining journaling with non-judgmental observation. Ritual, rhythm, reason and relationships will be discussed to promote expressive healing. Please bring a digital camera (cell phone) and a journal/notepad.  
    Facilitated by Robin Valicenti MCAT, ATR-BC, LPC

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.

    • 06/09/2019
    • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • 149 South Blvd, San Mateo, CA
    • 20
    Register

    Drop-in monthly meetup to create, process, reflect, network and MORE!

    Second Sundays | 12pm - 2pm | Potluck
    Contact Peninsula Regional Rep

    Roberta Wentzel-Walter 
    or 
    text / call at 650-524-4575


    • 06/28/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • 07/13/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 19
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico
    click here for details


    July 13, 2019

    Photo Therapy and Expression Techniques in Art Therapy and Photography Fundamentals (Bring some sort of camera if you have one). Facilitated by Cynthia Wilson MA, ATR-BC, PhD candidate and Kelsey Sachs BFA in photography

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.

    • 07/21/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Register


    • 08/10/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 20
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico


    August 10, 2019

    Theme to be determined. Facilitated by Cynthia Wilson PhD, MA, ATR-BC

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.

    • 08/18/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • 09/14/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 20
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico


    Sept 14th - Theme to be determined and facilitator to be determined

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you need to cancel, please let Cynthia know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.
    • 09/22/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • 10/12/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 20
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico


    October 12, 2019

    Theme and facilitator to be determined.

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.

    • 10/20/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • 11/09/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 20
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico
    click here for details


    November 9, 2019

    Theme and facilitator to be determined.

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.

    • 11/17/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    • 12/14/2019
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 561 E. Lindo Ave, Chico, CA 95926
    • 20
    Register

    Butte County Art Therapy
    ​Support Groups
    Second Saturdays at Studio 561 in Chico
    click here for details


    December 14, 2019

    Theme and facilitator to be determined.

    Our suggested donation is $5 per session. Please feel free to donate as much or as little as you wish. Your assistance will allow us to meet our expenses for supplies so that we can offer these groups throughout the year. 

    Please register to reserve a seat. If you have any questions about payments or refunds, please contact Cynthia.  If you need to cancel, please let her know with enough notice so that someone else can have your space. 

    And of course, we are grateful if you wish to donate without registering.

    • 12/15/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM



NorCATA
PO Box 210645
San Francisco, CA  94121-9991 
USA

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NorCATA is approved by the Internal Revenue Services as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that promotes the therapeutic use of art throughout Northern California, public awareness of art therapy, professional development through educational events, workshops, conferences, and more.  All donations are tax deductible to the full extent provided by law.

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