Contact us at info@CAT-BMHC.org
For more information on the American Art Therapy Association visit www.arttherapy.org, the American Music Therapy Association visit www.musictherapy.org, the American Dance Therapy Association visit www.ADTA.org, the National Association for Drama Therapy visit www.nadt.org, the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association visit www.ieata.org.
For more information on licensure for the creative arts therapies visit www.sed.op.gov.nys
The practice of the profession of creative arts therapy is defined by the NY State Education Department as:
- the assessment, evaluation, and the therapeutic intervention and treatment, which may be either primary, parallel, or adjunctive, of mental, emotional, developmental and behavioral disorders through the use of the arts as approved by the department, and
- the use of assessment instruments and mental health counselling and psychotherapy to identify, evaluate, and treat dysfunctions and disorders for purposes of providing appropriate creative arts therapy services.
BWAC Creative Arts Therapy Festival 2004