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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 207 Introduction to Art Therapy

Fall-Spring Semesters

This course is designed to introduce students to the principles and practices of Art Therapy. Students will understand and be able to explain the history and benefits of both Art as Therapy and Art Psychotherapy. In addition to these two main approaches, students will be introduced to a variety of other Art Therapy theoretical approaches and their benefits. During the semester, students will be required to attend a variety of art shows and/or cultural events with the purpose of gaining a deeper understanding of the psychological aspects of art. Prerequisite: PSY 100   and ART 215   orART 233 (ART114)   or ART 234 (ART116)   

3 credit hours