Pilot course – Trauma, Refugees, Violence and Human Rights

This pilot course takes place from the 3rd to the 10th of April, 2016 in Malta.

The Methods and Interdisciplinary Approach will expand the student’s knowledge of diverse Arts-based methods and the students will acquire a solid understanding of the human rights instruments and structural issues that correlate to trauma and crisis. Building resilience through the Arts amongst populations that have been displaced by conflicts (including terrorism, torture, genocide, political and religious exile) will be emphasized. Through case studies and situation re-enactments, students will be challenged to apply low skill – high sensitivity methods that are both realistic and culturally appropriate.

An admission interview is required. Course fee: 2360 US$. (4 US credits (8 European study points) The participants must find and pay room and board directly in Malta.

Read more in the following PDF and/or get in touch with the EGS Administration Office (http://expressivearts.egs.edu/contactform) or write to Professor Melinda Ashley Meyer (meli-m@online.no)

EGS Expressive Arts in Global Health (105 K)

See attachment for program and teachers!



Introduction course to Expressive Arts in Coaching and Teamwork

Theme: Stress management for a work life balance 

The course will be held at the University College of Buskerud and Vestfold in Drammen, 12-14 February, 2016

During the three-day training you will gain experience in applying expressive arts approaches through movement, poetry, drawing and theatre to stress management for a work life balance. We will practice and explore:

  • playful time management and task management
  • building resilience and dissolving stress
  • meeting and welcoming change

Teachers: Anne Solgaard; MSc and movement educator, Gunnar Reinsborg; Psychodrama director and educator.
The new education in Expressive Arts in Coaching and Teamwork is a joint initiative that will be offered at the University College of Buskerud and Vestfold starting June 2016. It is mandatory with an introduction course to apply as a student to this English / Norwegian education.

Cost: 2950 NOK

Time: Friday and Saturday 12 – 13.02 – 10.00 – 18.00,  Sunday 14.02. 10.00 – 17.00
To register and for more information: Tlf: + 47 482 39 944/ @:nikut@online.no

Forkurs: Kunst og uttrykksterapi, 26 – 28 Februar, 2016

Theme: Theater, transformation & mental health
Melinda A. Meyer DeMott & Dijana Milošević
February 26 – 28, 2016

Throughout the course we will be focusing on:

  • Creating clarity is an essential aspect of the creative act. Together, we will explore how can you open up your creativity and use it in different situations in order to transform challenging experiences into potential for action.
  • How can we creatively relate to our memory in order to use it as a tool for self transformation.
  • Relation of our body with the space. Body awareness and movement help us to sustain and build our energy in situations of pressure and difficulty.
  • This training is designed to increase your capacity to remain healthy and energized in your body no matter what situation you find yourself in.

26.2     11.00 am – 7.00 pm
27.2     10.00 am – 6.00 pm
28.2     10.00 am – 5.00 pm

Pris forkurs: 2950 NOK.

Kontakt/ påmelding: @:nikut@online.no / Sted: Høyskolen i Buskerud og Vestfold, avdeling Drammen

Videreutdanning i Kunst- og Uttrykksterapi

cropped-kokopellilaerer.jpgHovedlogoI juni 2016 starter videreutdanning i Kunst- og Uttrykksterapi (60 stp.) ved Høgskolen i Buskerud og Vestfold i Drammen

Det er obligatorisk med forkurs for å kunne søke videreutdanningen.

Forkurs 26. – 28. Februar 2016 ved Melinda Meyer; PhD, EXA, Psyk. pl., og Dijana Milošević.

Tema: Theater, transformation & mental health

Pris forkurs: 2950 NOK.

Kontakt/ påmelding: Tlf: +47 90070078/ @:nikut@online.no / web: http://www.nikut.no

Sted: Høyskolen i Buskerud og Vestfold, avdeling Drammen



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