Category Archives: Professional Topics

www.dallasarttherapy.org

With great excitement I announce the formation of Dallas Art Therapy.  This non-profit serves to help bring art therapy services to the Dallas Community.  Many small organizations that provide excellent mental health care to our community have reached out wanting … Continue reading

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New Office as of 9/1/2017

As of September 1, 2017, I have moved my private practice location to a new space.  As you can imagine, I really did not look forward to moving again, but, after returning to full time practice, that space was too … Continue reading

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“This is why, Hewitt says, techniques that just target the way people think — like cognitive behavioral therapy — aren’t a good fit for perfectionism. “

In art therapy, perfectionism emerges from the first moment. Perfectionist habits must be abandoned to create. One must be brave and risk humiliation, rejection, and tolerate anxiety. One of my joys in life is watching clients find comfort in their … Continue reading

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Art Therapy Groups

April 2017 We gathered to see “A Story I have to Tell”.   Women from various cultural ad genetic backgrounds gathered and shared stories.  We met on the final day of Barak Obama’s day in office and as Trump stepped … Continue reading

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Advance copy!

January 2017 is the release date of this new book.  It is to be used in college courses to teach ethics to future licensed counselors.  I wrote my chapter while fostering and most of it was written while laying on … Continue reading

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Story Cloths

At the conference in Baltimore I attended a full day course about the history of and making of story cloths.   In the spirit of telling “a story that needs to be told”, I invite participants to join me in … Continue reading

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2016 Art Therapy Conference

Last week I had the privilege to travel to Baltimore and attend the American Art Therapy Conference.  Here are some photos from the week.

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