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Introduction to Art Therapy

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.

Course #
ARTT-GE 2010
Units
3
Term
Fall
Department