This subgroup of the Art Therapy Alliance is where art therapists working in hospice can share methods, resources, experiences, and questions freely and safely.
Discuss topics and ideas exploring the use of art as a form of social action, agent of change and to exchange ideas that promote art therapy's role in social justice issues.
Explore the interface and application of Mindfulness and Art Therapy. It's a wonderful place to exchange sharings, questions, ideas around the spiritual dimension of Mindfulness, the application of mindfulness to contemporary psychotherapy, art therapy, creative arts, MBSR, DBT, ACT, Hakomi, Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy (FOAT) and more with various populations.
Discuss and learn about the complex population of autism. Explore the latest trends in therapeutic methods that are being used successfully and how we as art therapists can integrate creative modalities into proven techniques and strategies.
An opportunity for students interested in art therapy or enrolled in an art therapy educational program to network with other students and art therapists, as well as access resources related to the profession of art therapy.
Discuss and exchange ideas related to a variety of media types and material approaches in relationship to the art therapist's work with different populations, settings, and personal art-making.
Professional art therapists who work in private practice, as contractors, or work independently with the support of grant funding can share resources, discuss ideas, and seek information related to this topic.
A forum for the open exchange of ideas, articles, resources, news, and information relating to the older adult population. Art Therapy Alliance members interested in or currently working with older adults using art therapy are welcome to join in discussions or post questions.
Dedicated to spreading knowledge and creating dialogue about art therapy within the medical milieu. Medical art therapy includes work with individuals and groups affected by illness and disability, medical professionals and caregivers, as well as the role of art therapy in health and wellness.
Dialogue & share ideas and resources related to art therapy, trauma, and loss issues.
A place to share, discuss, and exchange information about art therapy research.
Discussions, dialogue, and sharing about international art therapy related topics.
Discuss practical ways to work with clients using technology. This can include digital photo collage, animation, film making, computer illustration, 3D drawing, e-zine, social networking, digital photography, music video, online art therapy, virtual world art therapy and more.