Curriculum Schedule

SEMESTER ONE (FOUR MONTHS)

One weekday a week from 1:30pm-8:00pm

Group Art Therapy Experiential  1:30-3:25
Psychodynamic Psychotherapy:  Theory and Technique in Art Therapy 3:40-5:35
The History and Development of the Profession of Art Therapy 6:05-8:00

One Saturday a month 9:30am-6:30pm

Ethics and Art Therapy Month One
Practicum Preparation Month Two
Practicum Preparation Month Three
Principles of Group Process Month Four

 

SEMESTER TWO (FOUR MONTHS)

One weekday a week from 1:30pm-8:00pm

  • Child and Adolescent Development and Art Therapy
    6:05-8:00 pm
  • Each of the Following Courses is Four Weeks in Duration: 3:40-5:35
    Month 1 Art Therapy with People Who Have a Severe and Persistent Mental Illness(1 and 1/2 months long)
    Month 2 Art Therapy Assessment Techniques
    Month 3: Phototherapy Techniques
    Month 4 Art Therapy, Spirituality, Grief and Loss (1/2 a month long)
  • Group Art Therapy Experiential: 1:30-3:25

One Saturday a month: 9:30am-6:30pm

Month 1 Introduction to Jungian Theory
Month 2 Trauma-Informed Art Therapy for People who Have Experienced Abuse
Month 3 Art Therapy with Older Adults
Month 4 Introduction to CBT and DBT

 

SEMESTER THREE (FOUR MONTHS)

One Weekday a Week: 1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

  • 3:40-5:35
    Months 1 & 2 Postmodern Psychotherapy
    Months 3 & 4 Art Therapy with Diverse Populations
  • 6:05-8:00
    Months 1, 2 & 3 Research Methods in Art Therapy
    Month 4 Peer Supervision
  • 1:30-3:25: Group Art Therapy Experiential

One Saturday a month: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm

Month 1 Mindfulness and Art Therapy
Month 2 Art Therapy in the Treatment of Eating Disorders
Month 3 Medical Art Therapy
Month 4 Integrating Puppetry and Art Therapy

 

SEMESTER FOUR (FOUR MONTHS)

One Weekday a Week: 1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

  • Group Art Therapy Experiential 1:30-3:20
  • Social and Cultural Issues in Art Therapy : 3:40-5:35
  • Art Therapy Peer Supervision 6:05-8:00

One Saturday a month: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm

Month 1 Advanced Media and Techniques/ Jungian Sand Play Therapy
Month 2 Use of Mask in Art Therapy
Month 3 Public and Private Practice in Art Therapy; Finding, Attaining and Creating Employment as an Art Therapist
Month 4 Art Therapy Experiential Final Personal Case Presentations

 

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