Annual conference.


The Use of Poetry, Writing and Story:
Promoting Unity, Transition and Hope

41st Annual Conference - Virtual
April 27-May 1, 2022 

Join NAPT in April 2022 as we meet for our next VIRTUAL conference. We welcome all clinicians, educators, expressive therapists, retirees, students and spiritual leaders to attend. The conference provides an opportunity to learn about the field of Poetry Therapy and other forms of writing that can helpful when working with individuals in a variety of settings including hospitals, clinical practices, outpatient clinics, prisons and other community facilities. For more info go to www.poetrytherapy.org  for program and registration details.

Friday Night
Opening Event: Chicken Soup for the Soul: I'm Speaking Now

Friday Night
Keynote Speaker

Black Women who Share Their Truth of Love, Courage and Hope  Featuring Rebecca Olayinka, Quantrilla Ard, and Zorina Exie Frey 


Alma Rolfs, LICSW, PTR
Past President, NAPT

Saturday Morning
Keynote Poet

Sunday Afternoon
Celebratory Event and Closing


Richard Blanco, Poet at Barack Obama's 2nd Inauguration


Catherine Roach Connor Poetry in Motion



"NAPT" The National Association for Poetry Therapy

is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization 

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Green Valley, AZ 85614

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