Support Your Goals

Graduates of the Professional Training Program bring the Tamalpa Life/ Art Process® into classrooms, businesses, hospitals, mental healthcare settings, hospices, prisons, and disadvantaged communities throughout the world. Your educational and career goals will determine which of the following certifications is best for you. Please see our degree pathways page for additional information about our university collaborations.

Certification as a Tamalpa Practitioner

Graduates of the program who have completed all requirements and achieved a level of excellence and mastery in the personal embodiment and professional application of the Life/Art Process® are awarded the Tamalpa Practitioner Certification. A certificate for each level of the training program is also offered, which details the number of contact, lab, and practicum hours for each level completed.

Registration as a Somatic Movement Therapist/Educator

Tamalpa Institute’s training program is approved by the International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association (ISMETA). Tamalpa Practitioners are eligible for a ‘fast track’ application process, which includes some additional hours of professional practicum.

More Information: (413) 446 6009
Email: info@ismeta.org
Website: www.ismeta.org

Registration as an Expressive Arts Therapist or Expressive Arts Consultant/Educator.

This registration is offered by the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association (IEATA). Additional requirements apply such as a M.A. in Psychology, Arts, or Education.

More Information: (415) 522-8959
Website: www.ieata.org

Tamalpa Certifications & Registrations