2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CARTH 2423 Principles of Art Therapy

This course provides an introduction to the history, philosophy, and theory of art therapy. Students will learn about the creative process and visual expression as it relates to therapy. Students will engage with artmaking in class and outside of class and will reflect on the process with peers and in an ongoing journal. Readings, lectures, films, and experiential exercises will be utilized. No artistic ability or training is necessary.  Students will need to purchase a small amount of specific art supplies.




Fall, Spring, and Summer