Oasis in the Southwest: Reflection and Renewal through Expressive Writing and Poetry
Join us for the next National Association for Poetry Therapy Annual Conference
Oasis in the Southwest: Reflection and Renewal
And what are they whispering about?
The perfect place for the next poetry therapy conference — The Franciscan Renewal Center of Scottsdale, Arizona. This southwest ambience lends itself to poetry, story, and NAPT’s quest for enhanced well-being, growth and healing.
Wednesday Pre-Conference: Karen vanMeenen & Rob Merritt – Day Trip & Writing Workshop to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West
Thursday Pre-Conference: Geri Chavis – Reflection & Renewal: Introducing Poetry Therapy in Theory and Practice
Friday: Keynote Speaker – Sherry Reiter – ABRACADABRA: The Magic of Poetic Healing.
Saturday: Keynote Poet – Beckian Fritz-Goldberg, author of seven volumes of poetry, winner of several poetry prizes for her published works, contributor to a number of published poetry anthologies and current Professor of English in the MFA Creative Writing Program at Arizona State University.
NO REFUNDS AFTER MARCH 20TH
Registration for this event has closed.
Lodging reservations at the retreat center have been taken in the order in which they are received.
****THE FRANCISCAN RETREAT CENTER HAS FILLED UP TO CAPACITY.****
ALTERNATE LODGING PLACES
Hampton Inn: 480-270-5393 (Complimentary Shuttle Service)
Hampton Inn: 480-443-3233 (Complimentary Shuttle Service)
When you register on our web site, please fill out the lodging page under the “Commuter Fee” to have your meals only at the Franciscan, and remit that fee with your registration payable to NAPT.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport | Franciscan Renewal Center Arrivals — SuperShuttle Shared-Ride Van Service
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