Bodhi Simpson, LCPC, ATR is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and a Registered Art Therapist in the state of Maine. Bodhi has an art therapy practice in Waterville, Maine called Conscious Art Therapy, is the co-founder of Vast Horizons Center for Personal Growth in Brunswick, Maine, and is a co-creator of The Self-Compassion Symposium held annually in Freeport, Maine. Additionally, Bodhi provides individual and group sessions, workshops, training, and retreats locally, nationally, and internationally that incorporate creative expression and work with imagination, intuition, and metaphor. Bodhi is also a student at Wisdom University working toward a Ph.D. in Wisdom Studies.
Interview Time Stamps
00:58 - Bio
01:56 - Can you share some of your story and your path that brought you to where you are now?
02:42 - Bodhi Art Therapy discovery
03:54 - What does healing with creativity mean to you?
04:42 - Do you think there's a driving force that inspires you?
05:28 - Do you have a past pain that's informed your life purpose?
06:44 - What would you say is your favorite creative healing modality for yourself?
07:21 - What would you consider is your greatest accomplishment to date?
08:07 - If you could change one aspect of our society through your work, what would it be?
08:42 - What inspirational advice would you give someone who's struggling?
09:30 - Do you have an inspirational quote that sums up your life journey
10:01 - Additional Sharing
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