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...
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…
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:
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 …
#arttherapy: ESTEEM HEART #journalexercise
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 …
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.
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…
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.