Jennifer Sterling, M.S, R-DMT, LCAT-lp is a Black woman. She is also a Registered Dance/Movement Therapist and the creator of Bodyful Healing, an initiative that offers support and resources to black women living with depression. Having witnessed the adverse effects of oppressive systems on black women in her community and through her own lived experience, Jennifer has made it her mission to help reduce the stigma around mental illness within black communities, as well as educate others on the effects of oppression on black women's bodies.
Please Note: This course is moderated by Kelley Linhardt, MA, LCAT ATR-BC CCTP to support the clinical content of this course in accordance with New York State law. Under New York State professional licensing laws, only those having a professional clinical license can practice creative arts therapy and psychotherapy, such as assessment and evaluation of clients and the provision of clinical therapy and interventions. Thus, an instructor teaching a continuing education course/activity that includes clinical content must have a professional clinical license, in addition to meeting the above-referenced education, content expertise, work and teaching experience requirements for continuing education instructors.