"Alison has a terrific energy that transmits compassion and excitement around therapeutic uses of art. This lightness and positivity opens up amazing opportunities for learning and self-exploration.  A truly magnificent training experience!"  Jonathan B., Clinical Intervention Specialist

"After Ali’s training I realized you do not need to be artistic to make good use of art therapy. She infused me with the tools to confidently move forward."  Kari S., LCSW

“I left [Ali's] training feeling equipped and confident... I now regularly use art therapy techniques in my individual and group therapy sessions." Tina W., ASW

"Extremely informative and an amazing presenter!  [Ali] is filled with enthusiasm and her passion and joy for art therapy shines through in everything she does.  Not only will you gain tools, but you will also find more confidence and strength as a therapist....Don't miss this remarkable training!" 

"Participating in the art therapy workshop reminded me how healing art can be! I am so grateful that I learned useful art tools that I can use to help process my own experience with vicarious trauma while also learning tools that I can teach to my clients!!" - Kristin Q., Case Manager


"This training was extremely helpful in finding new and creative ways for engaging not only my children clients, but also their families.  Thank you!" - Zenaida H., Psych. Social Worker

"The directives truly energized the sessions and myself.  I've even started using some directives at home for my own well-being.  Thanks, Ali!"  Kalene G., TAY Clinician

"Wow!  Filled with incredible tools and techniques that can be applied in the field immediately... Excellent way to understand how it may impact the clients as well as get in touch with your own feelings and possible counter-transference."

"This was a powerful, moving, and eye-opening experience. It allowed me to have more insight into my feelings and the impact our work really has on us. "  - Gabi P., Mental Health Worker

"I've taken a lot of trainings specific to trauma.  This training was the most insightful and reflective experience I've had. Being able to have your own experience with the activities will be most helpful in sessions."  - Gale S., Substance Abuse Counselor 


"This was one of the best trainings I attended!"  - Roselyn, MFTi  

"Participating in the art therapy workshop reminded me how healing art can be! I am so grateful that I learned useful art tools that I can use to help process my own experience with vicarious trauma while also learning tools that I can teach to my clients!!" - Kristin Q., Case Manager

"Transformational!  I walked out of the training feeling more relaxed and inspired than I had been for many months." - Andrea T., TBS Supervisor

"The full engagement of activities provided amazing ability to learn about activities, how they may impact clients and how to introduce and facilitate the process.  Left with great tools!  Great training! Great trainer!" - Maria C., Therapist


"The training was interesting, dynamic and enriching.  Ali did a great job balancing between hands-on practice and lecturing.  I got great ideas for my kids and families. Thank you!" - Liron S., Clinician

"During the training, c  I plan to integrate a number of her techniques into my work." - Brandyn S, Psychologist


"I loved this workshop. I've been to several Art Therapy workshops and this one has given me more joy." - Sandi G.

"I truly enjoyed a very well-prepared and articulated training.  Ali showed my an array of tools, filled with clinical examples based on clinical experience, and gave me the opportunity to experience them myself.  Great approach at increasing my self-knowledge and uncovering my internal challenges in a safe, supportive environment."  - Sergio G., Psych Social Worker 


"I definitely learned realistic ways to use art in my community-based work.  This training took a lot of the fear of "how to" out of using art in sessions!" - Michelle M., Clinician

"Very enjoyable, [Ali's] energy is uplifting and appreciated.  Great projects!" 

“I loved that the training was experiential – made me feel like a kid again and am inspired to learn more.”   -Regina N, Care Coordinator

"A lot of hands on activities which are so fun and helpful!"  -Jennifer N., Therapist


 "Great training!  Very excited to use interventions and art!”  -Rachel P., ASW

"[Ali] has great energy and makes learning a lot of fun!"  

"Very informational and the hands-on examples and activities were great for various populations! Great training!" - Judy H., Psychotherapist 

“Wonderful balance between viewing and doing.” - Emily M, Social Work Intern


"So many great, practical interventions for kids, teens, groups and families" - Courtney S., MFT 

 "Very helpful, great activities to bring back to client and families.  Thank you!!

"Thank you for the opportunity to release, in a proactive way, the layers of stress, that comes with our job."  - Toni H., Peer Parent Advocate Coordinator

"Ali is a wonderful, positive facilitator who truly seems to love what she does." - Brandan M., MFT Trainee

"As an emerging art therapist, it was incredibly helpful and meaningful to see how art therapy could be demonstrated and explained in such a short period of time.  The experientials, case examples, and Ali's positive energy made the workshop great!" - Leandra L., MFTI