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Sunday, November 8 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Participatory Photography for Creating Change with At-Risk Populations

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ROOM 703

In this 90-minute workshop, participants will be introduced to the basic techniques and skills for creating participatory group photography sessions for at-risk populations. Participants will learn the process of making and selecting photographs that most accurately reflect the individual’s challenges and strengths. The exploration of the issues and themes that emerge from these images provide a safe container to effect positive change not only for the self, but for other members in the group as well. This method is appropriate for use with clients in a variety of age groups and settings; it is easily adaptable to the needs of art therapists, social workers, and counseling professionals.

Eligible for 1.5 Credits: ATCB, NBCC; ASWB, APA, MFT, Nursing; SWNYS

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Maureen Sheehan, MSW, MA Ed

Maureen Sheehan, MSW, MA Ed, currently serves as executive director of Focal Point, an evidence-based therapeutic arts intervention using participatory photography. Her education at Temple University (bachelor’s), Columbia University School of Social Work (master’s) and New York University (master’s-education) and many years of professional experience in the social services and education fields strongly reflects areas of... Read More →


Sunday November 8, 2015 9:00am - 10:30am
Executive Conference Center 1601 Broadway (enter on 48th Street)