Art therapy \'ärt\ˈTHerəpē\ :
Make art. Make connections. Express yourself and discover meaning through therapeutic interaction.
Art-making is naturally therapeutic. Add the expertise of an art therapist and the experience can be transformational.
Issues & Benefits
Materials & Methods
String| Paint| Word| Recyclable| Fabric| Wood| Water| Pastel| Plaster| Ink| Paper| Etc.
A mask of personalities. A monster for worries. An animal family portrait.
Paint with fingers or eyes closed. Self-soothe with sand, water, play.
Assemble words, images, objects. Release - splatter paint, mold clay.
Explore a dream. Keepsake a memory. Face a fear.
Be seen, heard, and understood.
Life is a story and you are the author, illustrator and animator.
All images © 2013-2016 Angelica Atkins