Materials & Media
Some material & media stuff to inspire the art therapist
Virtual Panel Series: Papermaking Narratives (Free!)
Part 3 of The Art and Art Therapy of Papermaking: Material, Methods, and Applications offers a collection of ten first-person essays giving a voice to how papermaking has empowered personal stories of change, growth, transformation, and creative expression. Join authors from this section as they share how the papermaking process impacted their personal experiences and narratives.
Art Therapy & Papermaking Virtual Panel (Free!)
Art therapists are utilizing papermaking and its process as an intervention for art therapy. Influenced by its transmutation and sensory-based properties, art therapists use papermaking for promoting emotional expression, fostering self-awareness, or manage recovery, loss, and trauma. Join authors from The Art and Art Therapy of Papermaking: Material, Methods, and Applications highlighting papermaking as a form of art therapy and the therapeutic qualities inherent in its practice and process.
Social Engagement & Papermaking Virtual Panel (Free!)
Since the turn of the 21st century, papermakers have often used their artistic practice to empower social engagement, support community building, create collaboration, and promote awareness. Join authors from Part 1 of The Art and Art Therapy of Papermaking: Material, Methods, and Applications dedicated to the use of hand papermaking as a form of socially engaged art. Free and open to the public!
Virtual Panel Series (Free!) The Art and Art Therapy of Papermaking
Introducing The Art and Art Therapy of Papermaking authors who are contributing to this virtual panel series--- Save the date(s)! More info coming soon, registration (free!) opens in September.
Peace Paper Project Presentation | Papermaking & Art Therapy
Peace Paper Project Virtual Presentation | Papermaking & Art Therapy- Saturday, December 3, 2022 10:00am – 11:30pm EST 1.5 CEC (ATCB, NBCC) The George Washington University Art Therapy Program This presentation will introduce participants to the therapeutic qualities of papermaking as a form of social engagement, art therapy, and personal voice. Attendees will learn about papermaking materials, methods, and applications to use this media with different populations and settings.
Creativity in Therapy - Inspiring therapists and counselors to be more creative
Whether you are an art therapist or a counselor/therapist who uses art in therapy, you should thoughtfully consider when to do art along with clients and when to not. (Creativity in Therapy)