The Renfrew Center Eating Disorder Treatment Facility


First in Eating Disorders

Since 1985, The Renfrew Centers have been providing clinical excellence within a nurturing environment  empowering adolescent girls and women to change their lives.

Virtual Professional Event: Creativity as Self-Care for Helping Professionals - Los Angeles, CA

September 18, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Creativity as Self-Care for Helping Professionals

Facilitated by: Sondra Rosenberg, ATR-BC
Creative Arts Therapies Supervisor, The Renfrew Center

Friday, September 18, 2020 • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (PDT)

Note: Space is limited. This online workshop is open
to professionals in California only.

Held Online via Zoom
(A link will be emailed out prior to the event)

Attendees will need access to wi-fi, and a device with a camera, microphone and audio capabilities.

In order to effectively care for others, we must first learn to care for ourselves. This virtual self-care workshop, led by Art Therapist Sondra Rosenberg, is designed to engage clinicians in practices that promote healthy stress management and burnout prevention.

Join The Renfrew Center of California for this experiential event, which will combine grounding and relaxation techniques as well as art-making and group discussion.

Materials are not required to be purchased for this event, but we encourage you to bring any of the following supplies if they are available to you: 

  • Pens, colored pencils, markers, pastels, watercolors, OR an art-making app on a computer/tablet
  • Two pieces of paper (any size)
  • Scissors

About the Facilitator:

Sondra Rosenberg, ATR-BC, Creative Arts Therapies Supervisor at The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia, leads groups which address body image, emotional expression, media literacy and mindful eating. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Visual Art from Oberlin College and her Master’s degree in Art Therapy from New York University. Ms. Rosenberg has presented regionally on the use of art therapy in the treatment of eating disorders, self-injury and trauma. A collection of patient artwork that she curated has been exhibited at conferences, universities and galleries throughout the Philadelphia area. Ms. Rosenberg brings a deep passion for art and a strong commitment to empowering women through creativity. She maintains a small private practice in her home studio in the Mt. Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia.