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Syntha Lorenz

Adjunct Professor
Expressive Art Therapy

CIIS Main Building
6th Floor
1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Syntha Lorenz, MA, MFT, REAT, adjunct faculty in Expressive Arts Therapy is a licensed MFT and Registered Expressive Arts Therapist. She has a full-time private practice in San Francisco, is the program director at the Marina Counseling Center, and executive cochair for IEATA. She is practicum site coordinator for the EXA program in addition to being adjunct faculty.

She facilitates groups, an EXA supervision group for MFT trainees, an EXA women's group, and an EXA group for children 6-12 who have been exposed to domestic violence. Visual arts, somatic awareness, sandplay, authentic movement, and dreamwork are some of the ways she integrates the arts into her practice. She is a graduate of CIIS, with an MA in Expressive Arts Therapy.