Child-Centered Creativity (C3)

  1. Program Provider
  2. Full Description
United Inner City Services

Program Summary:
Child-Centered Creativity (C-3) is an art-focused behavioral intervention program developed by UICS to expand exposure to the arts while providing behavioral health supports for students. C-3 uses lay art therapy practices to support children who are exhibiting maladaptive behaviors in the classroom. C-3 provides students designated time in the arts to work on social skills and build confidence in small groups or individually with a teacher. Based on documented observations, students who have participated in C-3 have decreased disruptive and withdrawn behaviors in the classroom.

Program Addresses: 
St. Mark Center • 2008 E 12th St. • Kansas City, MO 64127

Metro Center • 3825 Troost Ave. • Kansas City, MO 641091

Contact:
816-994-5000 • uicskc.org












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