Beauty is in the Brain of the ...

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What happens in your brain when one of your clients produces an art product that you find alluring, appealing, and attractive?  And...

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If Parkinson’s were Art

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What would the experience and effect of Parkinson’s disease look like if it were art?  Muscle rigidity.  Resting tremors.  Soft...

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Neuroaesthetics—Art Therapy’s ...

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Once upon a time when the field now known as art therapy was formally organizing itself, its pioneers debated about a proper name for...

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Drawing Intervention Yields Pr...

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According to Lora Likova, PhD, of the Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute in San Francisco, drawing is “an amazing process...

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Interactive Tools

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You asked for it, you got it!  Results of the recent professional development wish list survey that went out to all newsletter...

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Can Artmaking be Used to Scare...

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It’s October—time for engaging in artistic endeavors such as costume-making and pumpkin-carving as we anticipate the Halloween scares...

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Art Therapy from Autism to Tra...

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Clinicians often wonder how art therapy and artmaking in therapy can benefit the populations they work with.  Not all art experiences...

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Evidence-based Practice: Think...

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EBP.  The acronym has been around since the 1990s. Back then managed care companies began to appear on the health care scene, along...

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