Monthly Archives: October 2012

Save the Date: MPS Art Therapy Department Spring Conference 2013


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

Art Therapy Counseling Team at SVA

The Counseling Team in the MPS Art Therapy department recently offered a series of self-care artmaking workshops to SVA students.  Participants explored ways to bring relaxation into their busy lives, along with the importance of staying connected with outside supports … Continue reading

Posted in Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects, Students

MPS Art Therapy meets prospective applicants

The MPS Art Therapy department held an open house and information session today for prospective applicants to the program.  Current students and alumni shared their experiences during the program and after graduation. Visitors heard from the department chair, who answered … Continue reading

Posted in Students

Faculty Highlight: Samantha Commarato, MPS, ATR-BC, LCAT

Sam Commarato has been busy since she graduated from the MPS Art Therapy program in 2005.  She completed a one-year program for introductory studies in Modern Psychoanalysis at the Academy of Clinical and Applied Psychoanalysis and works as program coordinator … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty

Today in Methods & Materials

Methods & Materials in Art Therapy is taught by our department chair Debi Farber in the first semester of our 2-year program.  It offers a broad introduction to materials an art therapist might use to work with clients who may … Continue reading

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