Curriculum Schedule


Semester One First Year Schedule


One weekday a week from 3:30pm-10:00pm

Theoretical and Clinical Topics in Dynamic Psychotherapy 3:30-5:25
The History and Development of the Profession of Art Therapy 5:55-7:50
Group Art Therapy Experiential 8:05-10:00

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 First Year Schedule


One weekday a week from 3:30pm-10:00pm

  • Child and Adolescent Development and Art Therapy
    3:30-5:25 pm
  • Each of the Following Courses is Four Weeks in Duration: 5:55-7:50
    Month 1 Trauma-Informed Art Therapy for People who Have Experienced Abuse
    Month 2 Art Therapy Assessment Techniques
    Month 3 (1st ½): Phototherapy Techniques
    Month 3 (2nd ½): Addiction and Art Therapy
    Month 4 Art Therapy, Spirituality, Grief and Loss
  • Group Art Therapy Experiential: 8:05-10:00

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

Month 1 Introduction to Jungian Theory
Month 2 Art Therapy with People Who Have a Severe and Persistent Mental Illness
Month 3 Art Therapy with Older Adults
Month 4 Introduction to CBT and DBT

Semester Three First Year Schedule


One Weekday a Week: 3:30 pm – 10:00 pm

  • 3:30-5:25
    Months 1 & 2 Postmodern Psychotherapy
    Months 3 & 4 Art Therapy with Diverse Populations
  • 5:55-7:50
    Months 1, 2 & 3 Research Methods in Art Therapy
    Month 4 Peer Supervision
  • 8:05-10:00: 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 First Year Schedule


One Weekday a Week: 3:30 pm – 10:00 pm

  • Social and Cultural Issues in Art Therapy 3:30-5:25
  • Art Therapy Peer Supervision 5:55-7:50
  • Group Art Therapy Experiential 8:05-10:00

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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