Advanced Studies in Art Therapy Certificate

College

  • East Falls Campus
  • College of Health Professions

Degree Earned

  • Certificate

Program Length
1-2 years

Program Type

  • On Campus

Prerequisites
Master's Degree

Curriculum

The certificate programs requirements are as follows:

  • Certificate Program - 15 credit program for clinicians seeking to gain and incorporate art therapy skills into practice
  • Professional Certificate Program and Internship Supervision - 30 credit plus internship program for clinicians seeking national credentialing as an Art Therapist

Course Progression

Summer

  • History and Theory of Art History
  • Ethics, Standards and Professional Orientation in Art Therapy
  • Studio and Techniques of Art Therapy

Spring

  • Human Growth and Development (Professional Certificate Only)

Summer

  • Advanced Group, Couples and Family Art Therapy Process

Fall

  • Childhood Trauma and Play Therapy
  • Art Therapy Internship I (Professional Certificate Only)

Spring

  • Advanced Interventions in Trauma Counseling (Professional Certificate Only)
  •  Art Therapy Assessment
  • Art Therapy Internship II