Jill Penaloza

Art Therapist, LCPAT, CGP

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(410) 881-3364

Jill Penaloza

Art Therapist, LCPAT, CGP


Location

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424 4th Street
Suite D2
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 881-3364

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Jill has over fifteen years of experience as an Art Psychotherapist and is certified by the American Group Psychotherapy Association and the American Art Therapy Association. In addition to maintaining private clinical practices in Annapolis, MD, and Charlottesville, VA, As a therapist, Jill provides support and tools to individuals, groups and families who are interested in transforming their lives and relationships. Jill believes that every person carries within him/herself the capacity for healing and that her role is to help them access this wisdom. Jill has also worked with executive teams throughout the United States to implement cultural change.
Listen-are you breathing just a little and calling it a life? Mary Oliver As an art therapist, Jill combines cognitive behavioral techniques, mindfulness practices and creative activities to help clients access their "whole" brain-body wisdom around a more authentic and heart-centered way of being in the world.
Jill also teaches Sheng Zhen Gong, a system of qigong based in unconditional love. Qigong, an ancient healing art involving moving and non-moving meditations, has three primary healing functions; to improve health, to improve the emotions/relieve stress, and to open the heart. Please contact Jill to learn more!

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
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Qualifications

  • License: Maryland
  • School: Nazareth College of Rochester New York
  • Year Graduated: 1995

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Art Therapy Credentials Board / Certificate/Membership
  • Certificate Date: 2000
  • Certificate: American Group Psychotherapy A / Certified Group Psychotherapis
  • Certificate Date: 2000

Jill Penaloza's Groups

Women's Creative Cognitive Therapy Group

The goal of this dynamic group is to help members learn, practice and assimilate new skills that they can use to improve their quality of life and the health of their relationships. Group activities include cognitive behavioral techniques, mindfulness practices and creative activities, each of which serve to help members identify and challenge old belief/behavior patterns and integrate new and more empowering beliefs and behaviors. This group provides a safe and supportive environment where members experience and practice compassion, curiosity, playfulness, empathy, and acceptance. Group members must have a primary therapist and be willing to complete homework between sessions.

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Location

424 4th Street
Suite D2
Annapolis, MD 21403
(410) 881-3364
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Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Spirituality
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • General Stuckness
  • Grief
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Gestalt
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Qigong (moving meditation)
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Jill Penaloza, LCPAT, CGP, Art Therapist in Annapolis

Jill Penaloza

Art Therapist, LCPAT, CGP