First Aid Arts Responder Training | Boston, MA

October 3-5, 2018

First Aid Arts equips trauma care providers, community workers and volunteers with arts-based tools and training. 

Our three-day First Aid Arts Responder (Level I) Training will expand your understanding of traumatic stress, provide hands-on experience with the healing power of the arts, and equip you to facilitate our evidence based, trauma-informed arts program. You will also learn about why the expressive arts are effective for trauma care and psychosocial support, and explore the use of arts for sustainable self and staff care.  


Registration includes morning coffee and snacks, catered lunch, afternoon snacks, and all materials required for the training.  Limited spots available.

  • $425.00 - Individual Registration (without Healing Arts Toolkit)
  • $1,250.00 - Organization Registration (Includes 3 people + 1 Healing Arts Toolkit)

Registration closes September 12, 2018.


Are CE credits offered?

This course provides 18 clock hours of Continuing Education Units that meet the Washington state Department of Health criteria for LMHC, LMFT, and LMSW. Please note that requirements for the same/similar licenses may vary in other states. An additional fee of $25 is charged for CEU certificates. CEUs are made available in partnership with the Evergreen Art Therapy Association. Please indicate on the registration form if you will require a CEU certificate.

Are there other ways to pay for the training?
We encourage you to engage with your community to raise the funds for the training and to spread awareness about why the arts and creative expression are so vital! 

Are there scholarships available?
Thanks to our generous donors we are able to offer a small number of partial scholarships for each training, and also offer work study scholarships if you are willing to come help set up and take down the training. If you are interested in applying for a partial scholarship, please click here.

What is the cancellation/refund policy?
We regret that refunds are not available once registration closes. You are encouraged to sell or gift your registration to a colleague.

Other questions or concerns? 
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  • Wednesday,  October 3:  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, October 4:  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday, October 5:  9:00 am - 4:00 pm 


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12A Tyler Street
Somerville, MA 02143


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