Lewis & Clark offers rigorous art therapy training to students to become qualified mental health practitioners and ethical leaders who advocate for social justice, provide service and clinically focused care to individuals, groups and families. Our mission is to educate students using art making to deepen self-awareness and to develop reflective practitioners who competently apply theory to practice.
This program prepares competent entry-level Art Therapists in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.
Credits: 54 semester hours (MA)
Program Length: 8 semesters
Degrees Offered: Master of Arts
Program Start: Fall only
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Program Director: Mary Andrus, DAT, ATR-BC, ATCS, LPC
The Art Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Council for Art Therapy Education (ACATE).