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Required and Elective Courses

Required courses (36 hours):

  • ART 550 Counseling Techniques in Art Therapy
  • ART 552 Assessment of Individuals and Families
  • ART 555 Group Art Therapy
  • ART 556 Family Art Therapy
  • ART 557 Developmental Theory and Art Therapy
  • ART 561 Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy
  • ART 566 Research Methodology
  • ART 573 Counseling Theory and Art Therapy
  • ART 574 Career Counseling
  • ART 575 Professional Ethics
  • ART 595 Research Projects
  • SOCW 557 Substance Abuse

Required options (9 hours):

  • 3 credit hours of studio art: (ART 551-Creative Process, or any graduate level studio art course)
  • 3 credit hours of Psychopathology: (PSYC 431-Psychopathology, or PSYC 531-Advanced Psychopathology)
  • 3 hours of clinical application: (ART 553-Child & Adolescent Art Therapy, or ART 554-Adult Art Therapy)

Required Practicum 8 hours minimum):

  • ART 559 Practicum

Electives

  • ART 549-Special Topics in Art Therapy
  • ART 551-Creative Process
  • ART 553-Child & Adolescent Art Therapy
  • ART 554-Adult Art Therapy;
  • ART 558-Independent Study in Art Therapy
  • 559-Practicum

Studio Art Electives

  • Ceramics
  • Photography
  • Digital Arts
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Metalsmithing
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Glassworking
  • Textile Arts

Other electives selected by advisement from Psychology, Social Work, or related fields

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