Janet Lifshin

CCE Teaching Artist since 2006

Education, Training & Certifications:

  • AS Management Palm Beach Community College
  • BA Behavioral Science Lynn University
  • F.L.E Certified Family Life Educator National Council on Family Relations
  • L.L, Certified Laughter Leader, World Laughter tour
  • SRAS, Sexual Risk Avoidance Specialist National Abstinence Education Association
  • Numerous trainings in art integration ,art therapy substance abuse , parenting, spirituality,  mental health and anti-bullying


Art Expertise Areas:

  • Literacy
  • Puppetry
  • Photography
  • Fabric Art
  • Clowning/Clowning-Performance
  • Jewelry
  • Clay
  • Storytelling
  • Costuming
  • Eco art


Awards & Recognitions:

  • Social Worker of the year 2013
  • Today Show story Happiness
  • Founder Humor Alliance for Healthy Attitudes
  • Palm Beach Post article on using comics to teach literary
  • Presenter at national and local conferences


Professional Memberships:

  • National Council Of Family Relations
  • World Laughter Tour
  • Clowns of America, Krackerjac clown Alley
  • Elks Club
  • Inter-Agency Network
  • Women’s Empowerment Network

Children’s Literacy Committee – Palm Beach County Literacy Coalition