Creative Art Therapist

Traumatic Brain Injury Turned Lawyer Into A Talented Artist

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When a 30-foot-tall camera boom fell onto his head during a concert in 2011, Patrick Fagerberg’s life was changed forever. He suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) that left him struggling to form sentences and could no longer be a lawyer. But Fagerberg also discovered that the head trauma, which occurred on the left side of his brain, had somewhat miraculously transformed him into a talented artist. Read the original post here.



Author: RichardB

I am trained and work as a Creative Arts Therapist. I have passionately studied, worked, and taught as a hands on practitioner of the Creative/Expressive and Healing Arts since 1983. I have integrated training’s in modalities which include Swedish Massage, Jin Shin Do, Trager Work, Hatha Yoga, Gestalt Therapy, Halprin Method, Group Creative Arts Therapy, Tai Chi, Meditation, Motional Processing, Rituals, Interfaith Celebrations, Progressive Early Childhood and Adult Education, Addiction and Recovery Services, Counseling and Psychotherapy, Dance/Movement Therapy. I currently provide Creative Arts and Counseling services to a local nonprofit agency as well as teaching local classes and workshops. I use compassion and acceptance to create an environment that is safe and nurturing for individual clients and/or groups.

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