Your career starts here! Learn how to help create change. Not only in the lives of others, but in your own life. We offer a complete curriculum to help you achieve your professional and personal goals.
-Judith Greer Essex, Ph.D., Director, Expressive Arts Institute Who is Your Valentine? The history of St. Valentine’s Day is a messy mix of pagan and Christian celebrations. The old pagan festival of Lupercalia (which fell on February 15th) was a … read full article
Discover the Power of the Arts to Create Change, Growth, and Healing
At the Institute, you'll learn by experience to facilitate others in visual art, dance, drama, music and poetry. With expert instruction, and a supportive learning community, you'll gain the skills helpers need to suceed. Institute students and graduates have been working with confidence in the arts since 1998, creating real and meaningful change in therapeutic and educational settings, here in San Diego, and around the world.