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Art Therapy in Costa Rica: End-of-Week 2 and Week 3

The second week of the Costa Rica program ends with the students at La Victoria Elementary having done a great deal of work on their neighborhoods. Next up: Installation and Exhibition of Work

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Art Therapy in Costa Rica: Week 2 is underway

After a week of orientation in Liberia, Costa Rica, MPS students have begun working with small groups of 4th – 6th graders at La Victoria Elementary School.  The groups are building foundations of recycled material upon which the young students … Continue reading

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Art Therapy in Costa Rica: Week 1 wrap-up

On Wednesday, May 25, MPS students met with children from La Victoria Elementary to discuss the project they will be working on and divide into small groups. Our students will be conducting morning and afternoon small group sessions with 4th, … Continue reading

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Recycled Materials Project in Costa Rica

On Tuesday, May 24, our MPS students in Costa Rica demonstrated the project they will be creating with La Victoria elementary school students over the course of a three-week program. They helped to construct bases made of wire mesh, plastic … Continue reading

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¡Bienvenidos a Costa Rica!

The 2011 Art Therapy in Costa Rica program is officially underway!  Six MPS Art Therapy students arrived in Liberia on Sunday, May 22, for a three-week Multicultural Issues and Internship/Supervision course facilitated by Liz Dellicarpini (SVA faculty/Internship Coordinator).   MPS students … Continue reading

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