Help Clients Heal, Reduce Stress & Manifest Their Dreams with Mandalas, Affirmations, Vision Boards & More | taught by Victoria Hawkins

Do you want to help your clients heal, reduce stress, and experience more joy, peace, and harmony?

Do you want to help your clients increase their creativity, intuition, or self-expression?

Therapeutic art is a powerful tool that you can use as a life coach to help your clients unlock the power of their subconscious mind, allowing them to:

  • Release pain
  • Process emotions
  • Find clarity and meaning

Art has been used throughout human history to express the depths of human experience because our minds understand the abstract or symbols at a deeper level than language, and now you can add this ancient tool to your life coaching toolbox!

This course is designed teach you the psychology behind how and why art is such a powerful tool for improving wellbeing! You will also learn a variety of art therapy processes and exercises that you can use to help your clients:

  • Improve their self-expression
  • Uncover and release outdated patterns
  • Heal past emotional pain
  • Tune into their intuition
  • Explore their deepest dreams and desires

The therapeutic art life coaching process you will learn will include powerful ancient art designs for meditation and self-exploration, such as mandalas, as well as modern day artistic approaches for goal setting and manifestation, such as vision boards or dream boards.

Plus, you’ll receive other powerful processes to use with your clients, including journaling, guided meditation, and therapeutic art for stress reduction.

You’ll also learn supplemental psychology processes for helping your clients unlock the power of their minds by:

  • Changing their thoughts and beliefs
  • Using affirmations to increase their confidence
  • Using visualization to rewire their brain and transform their life

This life coach certification is designed to be used with adults, but the powerful art therapy tools you will learn can be used with any age group. In fact, ANYONE can benefit from therapeutic art exercises—NO ARTISTIC ABILITY IS REQUIRED!

You can use these processes with:

  • One-on-one life coaching clients
  • Group life coaching programs
  • Facilitating workshops

Become a Certified Therapeutic Art Life Coach, or simply add these powerful tools to your current life coaching practice.

Upon completion, students will receive an official Therapeutic Art Life Coach Certification from Transformation Services, Inc.


This course is taught by three experts in the fields of life coaching, personal development, psychology and psychoanalysis. Our varied experience and perspectives add depth and variety to the program.

Instructors Joeel & Natalie Rivera have over a decade in the life coaching field. The have a background in social services, psychology, education and as entrepreneurs. Joeel has a Masters’ in Counseling and is completing his dissertation for his Ph.D. in Psychology, with a focus on happiness. They have over 300,000 students from 195 countries.

Victoria Hawkins is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, psychotherapist, artist, yoga and dance instructor, and workshop facilitator. She has been working with students and clients of all ages for over 20 years; incorporating art, creative movement, wisdom teachings, creative writing, psychotherapy and mindfulness meditation.

We look forward to seeing you in the course and helping you help your clients to create more joy, peace, and harmony in their life using therapeutic art!

DISCLAIMER: The content in this course is provided for educational purposes only. This course has not been accredited by any state, national, international accreditation association or educational board. All certificates issued by Transformation Academy are certified by Transformation Services, Inc. only. No certificate or item sold on this website is intended to duplicate or bear a resemblance to that of any items issued by a state or federal governmental agency or any other academic organization or society.

Course Syllabus

  • 1

    Introduction to Art Therapy

    • Welcome and Introduction - Therapeutic Life Coach Certification

    • Everyone Can Create

    • How to Use This Course

    • REQUIRED: Agreement, Disclaimer and Code of Ethics

    • Using Therapeutic Art as a Life Coach (Coaching vs Therapy)

    • Assigning Homework

    • My Story of Healing Through Art

    • The Evolution Of Human Kindness

    • All Course Documents in One Handy Place

    • Join the Course Discussion!

  • 2

    IMPORTANT Agreement, Disclaimer & Rules

    • REQUIRED: Agreement, Disclaimer and Code of Ethics (By Continuing This Course You Agree to These Terms)

    • Requirements for Earning Certification (NO SKIPPING VIDEOS)

  • 3

    Psychology, The Mind, and Art Therapy

    • 3 Parts Of The Mind

    • Looking at Ourselves as a Whole Person

    • 6 Components to Our Whole Self

    • Bridging My Thoughts

    • Bridging My Thoughts Exercise

    • Reframing And Perspective

    • Reframing Your Thoughts

    • Changing Limiting Beliefs

    • Changing Limiting Beliefs

  • 4

    Using Mandalas in Art Therapy

    • Facilitating Mandala Art With Clients

    • Mandala Art

    • Color Your Day

    • 8 Mandala Coloring Activities

    • Mandala Discovery

    • Past Present Future Mandala

    • Mandalas For Meditation

    • Common Meanings of Colors, Symbols, and Numbers

  • 5

    Art Therapy Processes and Activities

    • Facilitating Beauty from Ashes with Clients

    • Beauty From Ashes

    • Facilitating Affirmation Art With Clients

    • The Psychology of Affirmations

    • Affirmations and Incantations

    • Affirmation Art

    • Facilitating Manifestation Art with Clients

    • The Power Of Visualization

    • Manifestation Art Vision Boards/Dream Boards

    • The Perfect Square

    • Facilitating Guided Meditation Art with Clients

    • Guided Meditation Art Instructions for Coaches

    • Guided Meditation for Art Creation

    • Guided Meditation Art Instructions

    • Journaling As A Coaching Tool

    • Facilitating Journaling With Art

    • Journaling Using Art

    • 21 Day Journaling Challenge

    • Facilitating Stress Reduction Art with Clients

    • Art for Stress Reduction

  • 6

    Wrap-Up and What's Next

    • Wrap Up: You Cannot Get Art Wrong

    • Congratulations and Next Steps

    • Receiving Your Official Certification & Logo


Suburban Shaman, LCSW, Psychotherapist, Yoga and Dance Instructor

Victoria Hawkins

Victoria Hawkins, LCSW, E-RYT is an artist, author, psychotherapist, yoga and dance instructor, mom, and avid nature explorer. She has a passion for holistic health and wellness, and believes that all people can rediscover their peace and joy by looking within. Victoria has created a Whole Self approach to working with students and clients of all ages; incorporating art, creative movement, wisdom teachings, creative writing, psychotherapy and mindfulness meditation. She sees herself as simply a guide... and is thrilled to hold space for others to remember and experience their wisdom and healing inside. She earned a Bachelors of Social Work in 1996 and Master of Social Work in 1997 from Florida State University, and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Florida since 2001. She has practiced yoga and meditation since 1998, and is a yoga and dance instructor since 2005. Victoria is trained in Hatha Yoga through WendyFit, 200 hr YA approved training in Empath Yoga, and children/adolescent yoga certification in Radiant Child Yoga, Levels I, II and III, Street Yoga, Love Your Brain Yoga, and Shamanic Reiki.