Converse Art Therapy students presented a myriad of intriguing topics as part of their senior Art Therapy capstone thesis student presentations last month.
Art Therapy combines studio art and psychology to benefit the health and well-being of people in all social and cultural settings.
Presenters and Topics included:
Amanda Apoldo ’22
The Art of Eating: Art Therapy as an effective treatment for Anorexia Nervosa
Marissa Haigwood ’22
Addressing the Unique Needs of Adolescents in Foster Care with Art Therapy to Promote Self-Efficacy, Secure Attachment, Strengthen Identity, and Ongoing Trauma Recovery
Taylor Rodriguez ’22 (Nisbet Honors)
Peace with Pronouns: Art Therapy’s Role in Guiding Gender-Diverse Individuals Towards Comfort and Peace of Mind.