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Healing Arts: Art therapy helps local cancer survivors cope
International Art Therapy Organization with lots of good info on art therapy
Art therapy shows results for Alzheimer's patients
Hope Through Cards: After brush with cancer, teen turns to greeting cards : Suellen Semekoski, a certified art therapist and adjunct associate professor at School of the Art Institute of Chicago's graduate art therapy department, said art therapy can help anyone deal with any new life-changing event.
A mask, painted by a Marine who attended art therapy to relieve post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms.
Senior-living facilities bring art to the memory-impaired: Art therapy triggers some of those old memories that are hidden in the brain. Residents might be able to draw something they are not verbally able to talk about.