Monthly Archives: July 2019

Featured Member: Pooja Bakri, MPS, LCAT, ATR-BC

Tell us about yourself I received my undergraduate degree (BFA) from the Maryland Institute College of Art. I then received my MPS Art Therapy degree from the School of Visual Arts in NYC. Since receiving my degree, I’ve had the … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Alumni, Art, Professional Development, Students

SVA Art Therapy Alum Juila Volonts named Fulbright Award recipent (article)

Congratulations are in order to Julia Volonts (MPS 2017 Art Therapy). She is the College’s first institutionally endorsed Fulbright Award recipient, receiving the prestigious grant to research art therapy practices in Latvia and working out of Rīga Stradiņš University from September 2019 to May … Continue reading

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SVA Art Therapy Exchange in NYC- Final Day

As the SVA MPS art therapy students embarked on the final day in the exchange program journey, they were able to reflect on the experience they had. On the first day of the NY section, the students were asked to … Continue reading

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SVA Art Therapy Exchange in NYC- Pure Vision Arts Studio

Pure Vision Arts Studio (PVAS) is Manhattan’s first specialized art studio and exhibition space for artists with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and intellectual and developmental disabilities. PVAS is able to provide everything these artists need to make, exhibit, and sell … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Art, International, Professional Development, Special Programs and Projects, Students

SVA Art Therapy Exchange Program in NYC- LGBTQ + Adolescents

Over the past academic year, several special projects were held with LGBTQ+ youth. One of the recent graduates from our program came in to give a lecture on these special projects and ways to conduct art therapy with LGBTQ+ adolescents. … Continue reading

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