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Art Therapy Program Helps People with Life-Threatening Illnesses Heal

Art Therapy Program Helps People with Life-Threatening Illnesses Heal

I think art is very innate. It’s something we do from the time that we’re young, until somebody comes along and says, “You didn’t do that right.” or “You colored outside the lines.” And people stop. As adults with cancer who come here and find that, yes, they actually can express themselves by making art. […]

How Art Therapy Changed My Life

How Art Therapy Changed My Life

(music) This is me. I’m Christiana, and this is my story of how art therapy changed my life. My sophomore year in high school seemed to be going so well. I had new friends and a boyfriend. But I became depressed. The summer between my sophomore and junior years, things started turning really bad. I […]

What to Expect in Art Therapy

What to Expect in Art Therapy

Hello. My name is Nicole Stiver and I’m the Art Therapist here at the Swedish Cancer Institute. In this podcast I will explain what art therapy is and is not, the benefits of art therapy, what to expect during a typical visit, and information for scheduling an appointment. First, however, I would like to start […]

D.I.Y. Hairy Underwear | Art+Therapy | Tatered

D.I.Y. Hairy Underwear | Art+Therapy | Tatered

Welcome to Art Therapy, a show about creating and crafting in order to escape the horrors that we face that every day. Each episode we’ll be creating something that’s gonna help us face our fears. So join me. Let’s get crafty. So today, we’re going to be making panties covered in fake pubic hair. This […]

Careers in Art Therapy.

Careers in Art Therapy.

My name is Neil Springham – I’m a consultant art therapist and I’m also head of art therapy across the trust. And that means I’m involved in both delivering art therapy as a physiological therapy but also involved in social inclusion where it involves the arts. Art therapy is really very much like it sounds, […]