October 27th, 2012
9am – 5pm
1000 N. Glebe Road, Arlington, VA
Please join us as we discuss how we can make our mark through art-based research initiatives. Sponsored by the Potomac Art Therapy Association, Maryland Art Therapy Association, and the Virginia Art Therapy Association.
Through presentations, an art experiential, panel briefings, and round-table discussions, this symposium is rich with valuable information!
Keynote Speaker: Lynn Kapitan, PhD, ATR-BC Executive Editor, Art Therapy – Journal of the American Art Therapy Association
EXPERT PANEL MEMBERS
Barry M. Cohen, ATR-BC
Executive Director of Expressive Media, Inc.; Developed Diagnostic Drawing Series
Donna Kaiser, PhD, ATR-BC, LPC, LMFT
Director, Graduate Art Therapy Programs, Drexel University; Chair of Research Committee of the American Art Therapy Association
Darren Mays, PhD, MPH
Research faculty member in the Department of Oncology at Georgetown University Medical Center
Caroline Peterson, MA, ATR-BC, LPC
Founder of Springboard Studio, Mindfulness-Based Counseling and Art Therapy
Nora Stinley, MA, ATR
New Horizons, Children’s National Medical Center
Melissa S. Walker MA, ATR
Creative Arts Therapist/Healing Arts Program Coordinator, National Intrepid Center of Excellence
MODERATOR: Donna Betts, PhD, ATR-BC
Graduate Professor, GWU Art Therapy Program
***This year we will be organizing round-table discussions with your expert panelists (one panelist per group). When registering, please indicate your top three choices, in order of preference. Slots are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, so please register early!
7 CEC’s are available for attendees.