Monthly Archives: November 2018

COLLECTIVE CRAFTIVISM: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 12-3PM

Posted in Alumni, Art, art galleries, Faculty, Galleries, Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects, Students, Workshops

3 Questions with Frances Fawandu

Frances Fawandu, MA, ATR-BC, LCAT, is a practicing art therapist as well as a new addition to our faculty. Frances currently teaches Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy with Val Sereno, MA, ATR-BC, LCAT. The course explores the impact of ethnicity … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATES: December 7 & 8

Learning Objectives: To raise awareness around and provide specific case examples of how oppressive systems in the USA are impacting the mental health of families and individuals. To offer specific clinical interventions and strategies that support clients who are dealing … Continue reading

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Art Therapy & Technology

https://youtu.be/k7PIwSnKq7E (the video shows the examples of Sketchup used by children with ASD) Around 8 years ago, a number of parents with children on the autism spectrum contacted the SketchUp team to tell them how this three-dimensional design program has … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Professional Development, Workshops

‘I am…’: Intersections of Addiction and Transgender Experience

‘I am…’: Intersections of Addiction and Transgender ExperienceS.J. Langer, LCSW-RFriday, November 30, 20186:30 PM to 8:30 PMPPSC80 Fifth AvenueRoom 1408New York, New York 10011*This talk has been approved by New York State for 2 hours of Continuing Education Credit for … Continue reading

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Saturday, November 17 Information Session Livestream, 12pm EST

Our Saturday, November 17, 2018 information session for prospective applicants will be Livestreamed. It will begin at 12pm EST with a panel discussion featuring students, alumni, faculty and staff.

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Welcome to Our World

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MySelf: Last Week & Extended Viewing Times

The MySelf show closes on Friday, November 16. Here are the scheduled viewing times for this week: Monday, November 12: 12-2pm; 5-7pm Tuesday, November 13: 12-2pm Wednesday, November 14: 12-2pm; 5-7pm Thursday, November 15: 10am-12pm Friday, November 16: 3-8pm Please … Continue reading

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Doll Making in Art Therapy

Last week, first-year MPS Art Therapy students learned about making dolls. Dolls have been used throughout history as healing devices, scared items in religious ceremonies, and as representation of gods. They were not toys for children like they are in … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Faculty, In Class, Students, Workshops

Therapy of the Oppressed: Clinical Care in the Age of Injustice

Lectures are FREE to the public. CEC’s available for ATR-BC’s; CE hours available for LCAT’s. RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/community-lecture-series-therapy-of-the-oppressed-clinical-care-in-the-age-of-injustice-tickets-48851797040

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