Category Archives: Professional Development

SPRING 2017 Lecture Series Descriptions & RSVPs

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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Neighborhood Gallery Shows

Just steps away from the SVA Westside campus, these Chelsea galleries feature artists that create work surrounding themes relevant to the creative arts therapy field. Check them out to learn more! _____________ Mitchell-Innes & Nash Gallery: GCC – Positive Pathways … Continue reading

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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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INSECURITIES @ MOMA

Last week, Val Sereno took her Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy class to the Museum of Modern Art to view the Insecurities: Tracing Displacement and Shelter exhibition. From the MoMA website: For over 60 million persons in the world today, … 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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INSIDE AND OUT

Inside and Out: Artwork Created by People Incarcerated on Rikers Island Exhibition Reception: Wednesday, October 5, 6-8pm 132 West 21 Street, 5th Floor Project Space

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Community Lecture: Dreams as Art Productions of the Psyche: A Jungian Perspective

Friday, October 14, 6:30-8pm Dreams as Art Productions of the Psyche: A Jungian Perspective Anne Flynn, LP 133/141 West 21 Street, Room 101C Lectures are FREE to the public. CEC’s available for ATR-BC’s. Carl Jung, the Swiss psychiatrist who was … Continue reading

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Seen and Heard: Reflections on a Collaborative Art Process

The Seen and Heard: Reflections on a Collaborative Art Process lecture, by Gemma Burgio and Valeria Koutmina, has been posted to our Vimeo page. This talk is born out of Gemma Burgio’s and Valeria Koutmina’s collaborative residency at the School … Continue reading

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