Hello everyone, there is a special event coming to Marywood soon, it is an Art Therapy Symposium: Exploring Personal Narratives through Paper-making in Museum-based Art Therapy. The event is taking place on March 27, 2020 in the Upper Dinning Hall, Nazareth Student Center from 9 am to 4:30 pm. The symposium will have two sessions, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. The program fee is $125, breakfast and lunch are included, to register call (570) 340-6061 or visit marywood.edu/contedureg .
Morning Session: Ashley Hartman, Ph.D, ATR-BC, Christa Irwin, Ph.D, Catherine Richmond-Cullen, Ed.D. Annie McFarland, M.S., ATR-BC, Stefanie Colarusso.
The Schedule is as follows:
9 am – Welcome and Introduction
9:15 am – Museum-based Art Therapy: An Interdisciplinary Vision
10:15 am – break
10:30 am – Exploring Research into the Use of the Museum for Individuals with Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and Memory Care Issues
11:20 am – Exploring Identity and Personal Narrative through Paper making
12 pm – lunch.
Afternoon Sessions: Annie McFarland, M.S., ATR-BC, Ashley Hartman, Ph.D., ATR-BC
1 pm – Overview of Paper making Processes
1:20 pm – Experiential 1: Museum Object Response Art with Poetry Gems
2:20 pm – break
2:45 pm – Experiential 2: Narrative Book Making and Journal Writing (Reminiscence)
3:45 pm – Small Group Discussion
4:15 pm – Reflection and Closing of Program
4:30 pm – Program Concludes.