Art Therapy Gets the Red Carpet Treatment

Art Therapy Gets the Red Carpet Treatment

This story and more in last week's issue of Art Therapy Today
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Tracy’s Kids Honorees (left to right): David Cohen, Tom Brokaw, Fred Upton, Diana DeGette, and Matt Gerson.

Tracy’s Kids Art Therapists (left to right): Jane Woo, Katharine Phlegar, Elizabeth Burks, Tracy Councill, Jessica Girard, Catherine Rubin, Kristin Ramsey. (Not pictured Kathryn Martin and Courtney Martin).

"Untitled" by Featured Member Robert Lackie

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 1:00pm

CAMPAIGN: Art Therapy with Children

CONTENT: Newsletter

Art Therapy Today provides readers with the most up-to-date information about The American Art Therapy Association's (AATA) activities, current news related to the art therapy profession, and announcements pertaining to events or opportunities provided by the AATA.

The AATA serves its members and the general public by providing standards of professional competence, and developing and promoting knowledge in, and of, the field of art therapy.

Last week's issue of Art Therapy Today includes:

Tracy's Kids Red Carpet Fundraiser. February 10, 2016 marked the eleventh annual Tracy's Kids Red Carpet fundraiser at Gallery Place in Washington, DC. Tracy's Kids is a nonprofit organization that has grown out of work begun by Tracy Councill at Georgetown University Hospital's Lombardi Cancer Center in 1991. The work of Tracy's Kids makes a difference for thousands of young people and their families each year, and its DC Red Carpet event raises awareness of the profession of art therapy among politicians and the public. READ MORE

Participate in Creative Arts Therapies Week! As a member of the National Coalition of Creative Arts Therapies Associations (NCCATA), the AATA is encouraging people to celebrate the role of the Creative Arts Therapies in the community and workplace. Creative Arts Therapies Week will be held between March 13- March 19, 2016. READ MORE

AATA Featured Member. Robert Lackie, MS, MA, ATR, LPC, MFT discusses his art therapy work at the Shawnee Mission Schools in Shawnee, KS and reveals how art became an empowering force in his own life and in the lives of others. He graduated in 1998 with his Master of Science degree in Art Therapy from Emporia State University. In 2010, Robert was the recipient of the AATA Clinician Award for "Outstanding Contribution to Art Therapy for Children and Teens in Educational Settings." READ MORE

 

Art Therapy Today provides readers with the most up-to-date information about The American Art Therapy Association's (AATA) activities, current news related to the art therapy profession, and announcements pertaining to events or opportunities provided by the AATA.

The AATA serves its members and the general public by providing standards of professional competence, and developing and promoting knowledge in, and of, the field of art therapy.

This issue includes:

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