Showing posts from December, 2014

Art Therapy Spring Symposium


SAIC Art Therapy Association - Today!

SAIC Art Therapy Association - Today!

News from "Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association"

On behalf of Mental Health America of Illinois (MHAI): presentation The Use of Art in Treatment
MHAI is a public education and advocacy organization whose mission is to promote mental health, work for the prevention of mental illnesses and improve care and treatment for persons suffering from mental and emotional disorders.

Our Mental Health Empowerment Project (MHEP) expands MHAI’s public education efforts and connects the community with learning and networking opportunities, including the availability of free CEUs for counselors and social workers. The goal of MHEP is to provide mental health and other providers with the most up-to-date information and tools to successfully treat their clients, as well as to empower consumers to live successful and productive lives.

The next MHEP presentation is “The Use of Art in Treatment: From an Art Therapy Perspective“ and will be conducted by Marni Rosen, PsyD and Art Therapist.…

Featuring the artworks of MAAT Alumni: Karen Parision &Patrick Morrissey!

Saturday, December 13, 2014
7:00pm-12:00am Open House

2000 W Fulton Street Collective
Chicago, IL 60612
Suggested donation: $10

Fulton Street Collective is pleased to announce our 2014 Winter Open House. Guests are invited to tour the studios, meet the artists, and enjoy an evening immersed in local art, music and performance. The event will be held on Saturday, December 13, 7pm – Midnight at their gallery and studios at 2000 W Fulton Street, (Fulton and Damen) in Chicago. A suggested donation of $10 directly supports the cost of materials and programming.

Twice a year, the Fulton Street Collective opens its doors to the public to showcase the members’ artwork, the mission of the collective, and the work o...f their partner organizations. FSC supporters and new visitors alike are invited to enjoy art, music and beverages while supporting Chicago’s vibrant and innovative visual art scene. The event offers a unique opportunity for guests to experience a behind-the-scenes look inside th…