Category Archives: Faculty

Matrimandir and Tamil Language Class

One of the distinctive aspects of Auroville is Matrimandir (http://www.auroville.org/contents/678), the large, golden sphere in the center of the town. Its construction began three years after the founding of Auroville, and it took 37 years to complete it. Surrounded by well-manicured … Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Faculty, In Class, International

Art Therapy in India Program 2015: Arrival and Orientation

Students and staff have arrived in Auroville, India to conduct our annual international program. Working with Auroville residents Krupa Jhaveri (MPS Class of 2008) and Iyyappan Jayamurthy, the students are becoming acclimated to the place, and getting ready to work … Continue reading

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The End of Carrying All

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Posted in Alumni, Conference, Faculty, Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects, Students

3 Questions with SJ Langer

One of the newest additions to our faculty, SJ Langer, has been making innovative use of the department’s two-way mirror.  He invites actors to play clients and gives students the opportunity to counsel them while the rest of the class … Continue reading

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3 Questions for Irene Rosner David, PhD, ATR-BC, LCAT

1.You have taught both the Clinical Topics in Challenged Populations and the Clinical Topics in Trauma courses to second year students in the MPS Art Therapy program, how has your teaching impacted your clinical work as Director of Therapeutic Arts … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE: MPS Art Therapy Department Fall Conference 2015

Friday, September 11, 2015, 9am-4pm SVA Theatre 333 West 33 Street, NYC Special Guest Speaker: Wangechi Mutu Additional speakers and panelists and registration information to be announced.

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Class of 2015 Thesis Presentations

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SVA @ Materials for the Arts

Field Trip! Last Wednesday Val Sereno’s Community Access class went to Materials for the Arts for a fun-filled tour and a demo on a DIY recycled paper project involving scrap paper, a blender, a window screen, and lots of colorful … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty, In Class, Professional Development, Students, Uncategorized, Workshops

Art Therapy Outreach Center Client Exhibition

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Printmaking Without a Press

MPS Art Therapy Child Art Development and Thesis Project instructor Lisa Furman, ATR-BC, LCAT, LPC recently conducted a printmaking workshop for an enthusiastic group of Art Therapy Department students, program applicants, and staff. Using found objects and simple, low cost … Continue reading

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