Expressive Therapies Training Institute (ETTi) offers training, supervision, psychodrama services, and consultation to mental health professionals, students, teachers and the general public; and to mental health, educational and long term care institutions. ETTi’s founder and director, Dr. Daniela Simmons, PhD, has been utilizing action methods since 1995 in Europe and since 2005 in the United States. She is a Board Certified Trainer, Educator and Practitioner (TEP) by the American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy.
Daniela Simmons' professional experience, both in Europe and the US, is in educational, research, and consultancy work in the social sciences and mental health. Her background includes training and certification at the Tavistock Institute of Human Relations in London. She is the President of the American Society of Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama (ASGPP); and an executive editor of the American Journal in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy.
Daniela Simmons offers experiential, didactic and online training modules on action methods (Psychodrama, Sociodrama, Sociometry, Theatre of the Oppressed, Playback Theatre, etc.) in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, TX; other states and internationally.