Monthly Archives: December 2012

Making children’s books with Lisa Furman

In the Child Art Development class, taught by Lisa Furman, first-year art therapy students learn that one way to strengthen the alliance between therapist and child is by reading books together in sessions.  Many children in treatment come from emotionally … Continue reading

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MPS Art Therapy Department Community Lecture Series All lectures take place at 133/141 West 21 Street, Room 101C, between Sixth & Seventh Avenues. Lectures are FREE to the public. CEC’s available for ATR-BC’s. 1. Friday, February 1, 2013, 6:30-8pm Thinking … Continue reading

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Acetate Mural Workshop

During this week’s Methods & Materials class, students created conjoint paintings on sheets of acetate. The purpose was to gain skills which could potentially be utilized with their clients. Student dyads were brought through a relaxation and visualization. Afterwards, they … Continue reading

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