Dr. Hoffman to Present at the National Association for Poetry Therapy Conference

Dr. Hoffman will be participating in 2 presentations at the 2017 National Association for Poetry Therapy Conference to be held in Denver, Colorado:

Friday, April 7, 2017, 3:00-4:30
Using Poetry to Explore Spiritual Struggles
Louis Hoffman, PhD and Steve Fehl, PsyD (Cottonwood)

Poetry has a sacred quality to it for many people. In this presentation we explore how poetry can be used to help people explore their spiritual struggles to learn, grow, and heal.(75% Experiential/25% Didactic)

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 3:00-4:30
Poetry, Cultural Empathy, and Social Justice
Nathaniel Granger, Jr., Ph.d, Louis Hoffman, Ph.d, and Michael Moats, Psy.d (Cottonwood)

This presentation explores how poetry can be used to facilitate individual and collective healing, promote cultural empathy, and be used in the service of social justice activism in the face of cultural trauma. (25%Experiential/75% Didactic)

For more information about the conference, visit the conference webpage.

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