Helping Your Child Manage Stress through Creativity

Join our expert guest Erica Curtis, a Marriage and Family Therapist and board-certified Art Therapist who specializes in instruction and curriculum development at UCLArts & Healing ( Our theme is “Helping Your Child Manage Stress Through Creativity During Challenging Times.” 

Erica’s guidance and wisdom will offer us a deeper understanding of how art can be used in the home and classroom to help children process and manage their stress during the pandemic.

Experience art-based activities that support social/emotional learning and gain tools that support your parenting or education practice! (No artistic expertise required). Helpful materials to bring include:

-Pen, pencil, or colored markers/pencils


Erica is an award-winning author of The Innovative Parent: Raising Connected, Happy, Successful Kids through Art, a practical guide that helps caregivers and professionals harness the arts to address myriad challenges faced by children and teens when words are not adequate or accessible.

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