Burnout is a common trend in the mental health profession when therapists don’t take time to care for themselves. This art therapy group will offer simple art directives to combat burnout, and heighten self care. Participants will have the opportunity to renew their passion for this unique vocation.
Sherri received her master's degree in marriage and family therapy from Friends University in Kansas City, and her master's degree in art therapy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has worked for many years as an art therapist with children, adolescents, families, elderly and people with dementia. Sherri is: founder of Heartland Art Therapy, a trained mediator, approved by the Kansas Supreme Court, past president of the Kansas Art Therapy Association, TEDxOverlandPark founder, and has held numerous civic leadership positions. Sherri is married and raising four children in the Kansas City area.