Expressive Arts Certificate Program :

This 200 hour Expressive Arts Therapy Certificate program offers an introduction to the theory and practice of merging therapy and the arts. This training is relevant for School Counselors, Resource Teachers, Clinicians, Therapists, and Clergy wishing to add the expressive arts to their tool kits, as well as for Artists with therapeutic intentions with their work. University of Winnipeg students are eligible for up to 15 credit hours of this training in their Post Baccalaureate in Education.

The program is made up of three compulsory courses and two electives.These courses may be used towards the Diploma in Expressive Arts Therapy.

Complete Certificate Fees - $5900.00 Canadian (CAD) dollars (no GST)
Non-refundable deposit - $100.00 CAD

Individual Courses and fees:
Expressive Arts: Theory and Practice (6 Credit hours) - $1975.00 CAD
Expressive Arts: Personal and Professional Practice (6 Credit Hours) - $1975.00 CAD
Expressive Arts: Personal and Professional Practice (any individual 2-day workshop): $395.00 CAD
Practicum Skills (3 Credit Hours) - $975.00 CAD
Expressive Arts: Electives - $975.00 CAD (40 hours)
                                             $735.00 CAD (32 hours)

Note: When taking the complete certificate, you get 1 complementary elective of your choice.
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Professional Development Workshops :

No deposit required - an invoice will be sent for the full course fee (no GST) upon registration. All fees are listed in Canadian (CAD) dollars.

3-Day Drop in Courses and fees: $595.00 CAD

Poetry in Expressive Arts Therapy - August 8-10, 2018
Clowning in Expressive Arts Therapy - August 11-13, 2018
Movement in Expressive Arts Therapy - August 15-17, 2018

4-Day Drop in Courses and fees: $735.00 CAD

Principles of Drama Therapy - July 23-26, 2018
Indigenous Ways of Knowing through the Arts - August 19-22, 2018
Focus Centred Art Therapy - November 9-12, 2018
Working with Trauma: Shattering the Temenos using Expressive Arts- August 2019
Expressive Arts Therapy and its relation to Psychology and Psychopathology - August 2019

5- Day Drop in Course and fees: $975.00 CAD
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Art, Drama and Expressive Arts Therapy Diploma Programs:

No GST on any of our fees or tuition. All fees are listed in Canadian (CAD) dollars.

All Diploma Programs: 

$225.00 CAD Registration Fee due upon registration (part of the application process)
$200.00 CAD Supply Fee due upon acceptance  
Training completion fund (TCF) due upon acceptance. See details of the purpose of this fund here. TCF is 1% of the total tuition fee.
Art Therapy TCF = $179 CAD
Expressive Arts Therapy TCF = $189 CAD
Drama Therapy TCF = $199 CAD

Tuition Fees for Art Therapy Diploma: $17,900.00 CAD
* Term payments are based on the course hours you complete in a given period. The amounts listed are based on the 2018 course of study schedule.
Term 1: $3437 due June 30, 2018
Term 2: $2792 due August 31, 2018
Term 3: $7805 due January 7, 2019
Term 4: $3866 due September 2, 2019

Tuition Fees for Expressive Arts Therapy Diploma: $18,900.00 CAD
* Term payments are based on the course hours you complete in a given period. The amounts listed are based on the 2018 course of study schedule.
Term 1: $8920 (with Sioux Lookout July 10-17, 2018) or $6653 due June 30, 2018
Term 2: $1588 (with Sioux Lookout) or $2155 due August 31, 2018
Term 3: $6275 (with Sioux Lookout) or $7975 due January 7, 2019
Term 4: $2117 due September 2, 2019

Tuition Fees for Drama Therapy Diploma: $19,900.00 CAD
$4975 due June, August 2018, January, September 2019

Extension Fee for all Diploma Programs:

Students will be considered graduates following completion of the Practicum as well as having completed and received a passing grade on the final project / thesis. Students requiring insurance beyond the Practicum (end of April of the second year), until such time as they graduate, will be charged $100/hour for supervision from WHEAT. Students extending their Practicum or thesis process will be charged $1000/year and $100/hour for supervision as needed.
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WHEAT Institute training is tax deductible.