Center for International Education


Intercultural Creative Arts Therapy

This is a one-week (in-country) intensive course that covers intercultural and ethical issues in creative arts therapy at the NIARTE Institute in Brevens Bruk, Sweden; participants will also be required to attend classes at Nazareth in May and in July, before and after the Sweden experience.

You have an opportunity to learn about Sweden’s history and cultural arts, as well as practical application of the creative arts. The course is presented through lectures, tours, and experiential workshops.

Program Highlights:

  • Participate in guided tours at nationally recognized museums and historical settings.
  • Participate in cultural events at Niarte Institute and in the local community, such as local cuisine, traditional music and dance, and national festivals.
  • Attend various lectures on the use of art therapy for various populations.
  • Observe and participate in designed expressive arts experiences and workshops.
  • Attend walking tours, special art and music community events, and experience specific cultural activities on the national celebration of Summer Solstice and Swedish way of life.

Program Details



Please view the Creative Arts Therapy in Sweden brochure for additional information.

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    At A Glance

    Term: Summer A

    Program Level: Graduate + 4th year UG with approval of instructor

    Program Types: Academic

    Major(s): Creative Arts Therapy, Psychology, Social Work

    Language: None

    Cumulative GPA Requirement: 2.5

    Creative Arts Therapy Sweden