What is Art Therapy?

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“Art therapy is a mental health profession in which clients, facilitated by the art therapist, use art media, the creative process, and the resulting artwork to explore their feelings, reconcile emotional conflicts, foster self-awareness, manage behavior and addictions, develop social skills, improve reality orientation, reduce anxiety, and increase self-esteem.” ~ American Art Therapy Association

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First Art Therapy Session

I everyone! This is Kelly Darke at Mindful Art Center - I'm talking a little about art therapy and what to expect when you come in for a 20 (free) consultati...

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Art Therapy Groups at Mindful Art Center with Kelly Darke, ATR, M.Ed.

This open studio process gives you an opportunity to learn about yourself from yourself through the process of making art. You may witness something in your artwork that provokes certain feelings within, whether positive or negative these feelings are welcomed as an aspect of yourself and a way to learn more about yourself and your needs. Use this insight throughout the week to help gain clarity – use this process daily to improve your overall well-being. This group will meet each week on…

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Art therapy and mindfulness help you create positive coping skills that can bring joy back into your life through the process of creating art.

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5 Ways to Use Art for Reconnecting to Yourself — No Drawing, Crafting Experience Required

Reconnecting to ourselves comes in many different shapes and stripes. For instance, for Arizona-based art therapist Lanie Smith, MPS, ATR, it means solitude:

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Digital Art Therapy

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Spin the wheel of coping skills!

A big part of what we do with children is teach them safe and appropriate ways to cope and express themselves. We aren’t born knowing how to walk and we also aren’t born knowing how to …

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I created this exercise in March 2012 and now use it in my group art therapy sessions. Last week, I introduced it to my current group on participants at Intersections Media and a group at Windsor …

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Daily Visual Journal - full course

Daily Visual Journal for self-care and personal expression

6 Week Art Therapy Intensive is an art therapy and mindfulness based program to help you develop ways to combat anxiety and depression. What Is Art Therapy, Mindfulness Exercises, Neuroscience, Social Skills, How To Introduce Yourself, At Least, Brain, Creativity, Happiness

6 Week Art Therapy Intensive workshop at Mindful Art Center

6 Week Art Therapy Intensive is an art therapy and mindfulness based program to help you develop ways to combat anxiety and depression.

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Livonia art center hosts workshop for transgender youth

Mindful Art Center owner Kelly Darke hosts a workshop for transgender youth.

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Livonia art center hosts workshop for transgender youth

Mindful Art Center owner Kelly Darke hosts a workshop for transgender youth.

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Art & Mindfulness : college age group

Art & Mindfulness sessions are creative exercises designed to develop self-awareness and facilitate personal growth. Become part of a supportive and empowering community that lifts each other up in a safe, creative, and empathetic atmosphere. Together we can build a powerful community where we all learn to develop and grow into being our best selves. This 6 week series for college age folks begins Thursday April 1, 2021 at 3pm online via Zoom. A series of creative explorations and personal…

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Why Art Therapy is Good for the Alzheimer's Brain

Art therapy stimulates the brain, providing powerful benefits to Alzheimer's patients. How does it work? Do studies support it? Read more.

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Joyful Art Therapy

Ways to use art, art therapy and positive psychology to increase joy and happiness