Art Therapy, Master of Arts

(60 semester hours)

The Marywood Art Therapy program follows the guidelines of the American Art Therapy Association.

The core curriculum consists of courses in both Art Therapy and Psychology. Thirty-six credits in Art Therapy, nine credits in Psychology, and six credits in Studio Art are required.

Required Art Therapy Courses (36 credits)

AT 520Introduction to Art Therapy

3

AT 529Ethical Issues in Art Therapy

3

AT 533

3

AT 534Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy

3

AT 536Studio in Art Therapy

3

AT 537Group Process in Art Therapy

3

AT 540APracticum/Group Supervision in Art?Therapy

3

AT 540BPracticum/Group Supervision in Art?Therapy

3

AT 540CPracticum/Group Supervision in Art?Therapy

3

AT 540DPracticum/Group Supervision in Art?Therapy

3

AT 545Developmental Dynamics in Art Therapy

3

AT 595AProfessional Thesis

1

AT 595BProfessional Thesis

1

AT 595CProfessional Thesis

1

Required Art Studio Courses (6 credits)

Graduate Level Studio Courses

3

Graduate Level Studio Courses

3

Required Psychology Courses (9 credits)

PSYC 501Research Methodology

3

PSYC 531Psychopathology

3

PSYC 532Child Psychopathology

3

Elective Art Therapy Courses (9 credits)

AT 521Expressive Arts Workshop

3

AT 527Trauma and Resiliency in Art Therapy

3

AT 528Psychology of Art

3

AT 530Art in Special Education

3

AT 531Introduction to Family Art Therapy

3

AT 560Addiction Treatment in Art Therapy?Of Addictions

3

With permission of the Director of Art Therapy a required course may be waived and replaced by a graduate Art Therapy, Counseling, or Psychology course.