Tamalpa Qualifications

Certification, Degrees & Professional Registrations

Tamalpa UK Level 1 students

Graduate Certification – Graduates of Level 1 training programme will be granted a certificate of completion by Tamalpa UK

For students who go on to take the level 2 & 3 training they will be eligible to apply for the following certificates and degrees:



Certification as a Tamalpa Practitioner – Graduates of Tamalpa Trainings Levels 1 and 2 who have achieved a level of excellence and mastery in the personal embodiment and professional application of the Tamalpa Work are awarded the Tamalpa Practitioner Certification by Tamalpa Institute in California, detailing the number of contact, lab, and practicum hours for each completed programme.

Registration as a Movement Therapist/Educator by the International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association (ISMETA) upon successful completion of Levels 1 and 2 trainings and 150 hours of professional practicum. Click here for further information or contact ISMETA at (212) 229-7666 (Voice Mail) or visit their website at www.ismeta.org


Registration as an Expressive Arts Therapist by the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association (I.E.A.T.A.). M.A. in Psychology, Arts or Education and least three years of experience in the field are required for certification. Please call IEATA at (415) 522-8959 for updated information or visit www.ieata.org

Degree Programs. Tamalpa Institute students are eligilbe to pursue M.A. and Ph.D. degrees through participating universities. For more information, please contact the Tamalpa office.



Tamalpa Instiute is pleased to continue its affiliation with the European Graduate School in Switzerland, offering students of our training programs MA and PhD degree options in Expressive Arts Therapy. EGS also offers a BA waiver program for eligible students.

European Graduate School (M.A. and Ph.D)
Ringacker CH-3953 Leuk Stadt
Switzerland
Phone: (041) 27 474 99 17
Fax: (041) 27 474 99 69
Email: Click Here
www.egsuniversity.ch