Career Spotlight - Art Therapist
As described in the quote from the American Art Therapy Association, Art Therapy is a form of therapy that integrates the use of art making and other creative processes to help individuals and families.
An article from "very well mind" describes how Art Therapy is rooted in the idea that creative expression can foster healing and mental well being.
How Can I Become an Art Therapist?
The American Art Therapy Association describes that a masters degree is required for entry level Art Therapy practice. In addition to a masters degree, you will need to seek board certification to become a licensed Art Therapist.
Sources - Learn More at These Sites!
American Art Therapy Association (n.d.). About Art Therapy. American Art Therapy Association. https://arttherapy.org/
Cherry, K. (2019, August 28). How Art Therapy is Used to Help People Heal. Very Well Mind. https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-art-therapy-2795755