Breaking through Writer’s Block
Learn how writers survive writer’s block, procrastination, and rejection in this course covering brain science, creativity, and resilience.
What you can learn.
- Learn how writers cope with rejection and remain resilient in working toward their goals
- Get tips on how to combat procrastination that can keep you from writing
- Understand how writer’s block happens and how you can get creativity flowing
- Complete exercises that teach you how to stimulate your imagination
About this course:Writer/Producer/Professor/Psychotherapist Laurence Rosenthal will provide insight to the science of the mind and its relationship to the creative spirit in order to demonstrate ways you can access your thoughts, feelings, and experiences to help you navigate creative challenges and give your writing greater depth. This course will address issues of writer’s block, procrastination, and rejection by offering tips on how to maximize your output. Through anecdotes and exercises, you’ll learn to set yourself up for success and practice techniques for stimulating your imagination, while lowering the volume of your critical voice.
Summer 2020 Schedule
These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Early enrollment required.
This course uses remote instruction. As such, instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at course meeting times as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.