NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Art Therapy

  • Course Number: ARTT-GE 2010
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Fundamental principles of art therapy practice will be presented through theoretical discussion & case presentations. Students will learn the historical development of the profession, its distinction from other disciplines & its commonalities to social sciences. This course will examine the art of making processes & products through basic pictorial analysis. Students will study the artistic expression of children, adolescents, adults, & geriatric populations struggling with varied emotional & physical issues in different settings.
  • Old Course Number: E97.2010