This presentation introduces art therapy theory and practice as understood with a neuroscience lens. Theoretical tenets of art therapy will be explored and understood with science, encouraging the understanding of art therapy as a neurotherapeutic and the art therapist as a ‘neuroplastician.’

Juliet L. King is an Associate Professor of Art Therapy at The George Washington University and Adjunct Associate Professor in the Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Neurology, USA.

Source: School of Visual Arts, NYC, US; Valery Daniels Memorial Lecture 2019