Rowesa Gordon, MA, CAGS, Registered Psychotherapist, director and core teaching faculty at The Create Institute, is an expressive arts therapist in private practice who supervises and consults in this field. A graduate of the Ontario College of Art and Design, with a Masters Degree in Expressive Therapies from Lesley University, she has a certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies from the European Graduate School.
Rowesa is adjunct faculty at the European Graduate School in Saas Fee, Switzerland where she has been artist-in-residence. Her paintings appear in professional journals and have been shown in Canada, Europe and the United States. Her articles are included in Poiesis: A Journal of the Arts and Communication. Primarily a visual artist, Rowesa has been expanding her range of play through voice/text, body/movement and Butoh-inspired dance.