Course: Art Therapy With Children (AT-505-1) 

This course will focus on the theories of cognitive, psychosocial development, and artistic expression in children (ages 2-12). Students will gain an understanding of the role of art materials and effective therapeutic techniques for children; an understanding of the diverse theoretical approaches (e.g., developmental, cognitive, behavioral, psychoanalytic)used for these age groups; and learn to synthesize and apply specific art therapeutic approaches and strategies to age-related problems (e.g., bereavement, abuse, medical disorders,learning disabilities, school adjustment, peer group interactions). 3 credits

Faculty:Credit: Day/Time:Pre-Regs:
Furman3LEC 5:30 PM 7:50 PM

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