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Why Art Therapy?

This post originally featured on Psych Central. There are a number of different forms of therapy and choosing which one is the best choice may prove to be a daunting task, especially when faced with low motivation and affect as a symptom of your mental illness. Typical therapies* include those where

Art Therapy as an Intervention for Psychosis

This post originally featured on the Psychiatry Advisor Expressive therapies are "complex interventions that combine psychotherapeutic techniques with activities aimed at promoting creative expression."1 The 2014 guidelines of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) on the Treatment of Psychosis and Schizophrenia in Adults recommend these modalities — including art

Researchers study the effectiveness of an innovative program designed to help youth learn about mental health

This post was adapted from a post originally published on this site. Ann Lippincott knew nothing about mental illness when her daughter, just out of college, was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder. Lippincott educated herself quickly, however, and has since devoted her time and energy to teaching others about mental illness, with the

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