Art to the Rescue: How Art and Imagination Transform Mind and Body

The Endicott College Department of Fine Arts announces Investigations in Art Therapy:  Inquiries at Endicott College, a yearlong program of events highlighting the healing attributes of creativity and art making, with a keynote address by renowned author and therapist Dr. Cathy Malchiodi, on Tuesday, November 30 at 7:00 p.m. Dr. Malchiodi will speak in the Rose Performance Hall, Center for the Arts, Endicott College, 376 Hale Street, Beverly. The event is free and open to the public, including the reception following the program, to meet the distinguished speaker.

Cathy Malchiodi, PhD, ATR-BC, LPCC, LPAT is the first guest speaker in the year-long series, Investigations in Art Therapy:  Inquiries at Endicott College, a Community of Learners program funded by Endicott College. Investigations in Art Therapy:  Inquiries at Endicott College was created by the School of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Mark Towner, to engage students and the community in a series of non-classroom presentations and activities which address the Who, What, and Why of creativity-based healing modalities.  Dr. Malchiodi is a licensed clinical mental health counselor, art therapist, and research psychologist with over 25 years experience, and holds additional credentials in cognitive-behavioral therapy and trauma debriefing and intervention.

Read more at http://endi.co.tt/ECArtTherapy