Resources

  • American Art Therapy Association: Site that is particularly helpful for those potentially seeking a career in art therapy. Provides information about education requirements and different approved programs.
  • American Cancer Society: General information about the benefits of art therapy and how cancer patients in particular can be helped by it.
  • American Occupational Therapy Association: Great resource for general information about occupational therapy, as well as more specific information for patients and therapists.
  • American Physical Therapy Association: Information ranging from the definition of physical therapy to how to become one and how to find one in your area.
  • New Jersey Art Therapy Association: An official affiliate of the American Art Therapy Association– consists of 150 professional art therapists and students who host events and raise awareness about art therapy.
  • Art Therapy Credentials Board: Information about registering to become an art therapist and becoming board certified. Good source for finding an accredited art therapist in your location.