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Master of Arts (MA) in Expressive Therapies: Art Therapy with a Specialization in Mental Health Counseling

Prepare for a career in which you will use the creative process of art making to positively influence the emotional, cognitive, and physical health of others.

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Expressive Therapies Information Sessions

Expressive Therapies Information SessionsOctober 20 & 31
10:00 a.m.
Learn more about Master’s degree and Certificate programs in Expressive Therapies. The Programs train students to use the different art modalities in clinical, educational and human service settings. Attend an information session to learn more »

Expressive Therapies 40th Anniversary

EXTH PianofishOn Saturday, September 20, 2014, Lesley will welcome Expressive Therapies alumni from around the world for a daylong conference (6 LMHC CEUs), showcasing the work of the program's diverse and creative graduates, culminating in an evening celebration. Come and join your classmates and faculty, and celebrate your achievements!  Learn more and register here.

Alumni Spotlight: Jason Cruz, '97

"The key word in 'art therapy' is ART, so go make some!  Get your students, clients, communities to get out and make art, not just talk about it.  Healing is the process of making, of being creative."