Category Archives: Faculty

2017 Art Therapy Conference Reading Packet

The following PDFs constitute work from and recommended by presenters at the most recent Art Therapy Conference at SVA, Creative Arts Therapies: Innovation and Integration. Please note that this reading packet is for educational purposes only. All work is copyright … Continue reading

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This Friday, April 21: Class of 2017 Thesis Presentations & What I Carry Opening Reception

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MoMA Touch Tour

As part of the 2nd year Community Access Through the Arts course, instructor Val Sereno took her class to the Museum of Modern Art for a presentation detailing MoMA’s Access Programs, and a demonstration of a Touch Tour. We’ve asked … Continue reading

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Art, Migration, and Youth of Courage

Friday, January 27, 6:30-8pm Community Lecture: Art, Migration and Youth of Courage Eileen McGann, ATR-BC, LCAT 133/141 West 21 Street, Room 101C Free to the public. CEC’s available for ATR-BCs. Understanding and responding to the experiences of migrants and refugees … Continue reading

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Spring 2017 Community Lecture Dates

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TRANS + SEXUALITY: Sexualities and the Erotic in Trans Communities Symposium

Faculty member SJ Langer will be presenting at the symposium: Accommodating for Bodies by SJ Langer, LCSW-R How do we have sex with a body that does not function in the way we internally see ourselves? How can we position … Continue reading

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New Theories for Understanding Gender

In this lecture, SJ Langer will begin by applying and expanding Gallagher’s theories concerning body image and body schema to the concept of gender broadly and to transgender experience specifically. The locations within the self and consciousness where the domains … Continue reading

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Information Session for Prospective Applicants: Saturday, October 15, 12-2pm

A large group information session for prospective applicants is scheduled for Saturday, October 15, 12-2pm at 132 West 21st Street (between Sixth & Seventh Avenue), 3rd floor. RSVP here.

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Friday, September 23 Conference Reminder

Critical Engagement: Art and Community MPS Art Therapy presents its 32nd annual conference, with a keynote speech on socially engaged art practice presented by multidisciplinary artist Pablo Helguera, workshops and a panel discussion. Participating speakers include storyteller and creative director … Continue reading

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This week in the MPS Art Therapy Department

Posted in Alumni, Exhibition, Faculty, In Class, Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects, Students