In my next blog post, I will be sharing about how women can seek encouragement and healing through art therapy. I did an interview with and art therapist, Susan Jacobson, which I have been in the process of transcribing. She works in Colorado Springs, and has a special practice for pregnant mothers. I think in art therapy, there can be a lot of beauty that happens there.
"I also do a grief group for people who have lost babies, ... But, in those groups I like to really help people find good ways to memorialize their child to express their feelings around that...to express their feelings about grief like an anniversary being... just sort of those kinds of things. And just getting the support from each other..."
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#expressive #creation #loss #grief #birth #motherhood
Marcia prepares new parents through birth classes in Colorado Springs and is an advocate for moms and babies during the childbearing year. She also supports parenthood journeys in other ways through her sleep support group for parents. She is an artist, seamstress, Lemongrass Spa consultant, and CAPPA certified childbirth educator. Marcia lives in Colorado with her husband, three children, and their dog, Calamity Jane.