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Art therapy is a type of therapy that utilizes artistic processes in the process to improve mental well-being. Art therapy creates the space for you to express your feelings and thoughts through ways other than words and talking.

Some of the most common techniques that mental professionals employ in art therapy include:

  • Painting
  • Drawing
  • Clay sculpture
  • Coloring
  • Collage
  • Photography

For someone who struggles to express their emotions and experiences through words alone, art therapy enables them to express themselves through visual representations. Art therapy is often paired with other types of therapy to better get to the root of and heal from mental health concerns such as anxiety, depression, stress, and eating disorders.

Whether you are located in downtown Huntsville, the suburbs of Huntsville, other nearby places such as Madison, Murfreesboro, or anywhere else in Alabama, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Art Therapy Benefits

There are many benefits that come along with art therapy, and here are a few of them:

  • Self-awareness.
  • Self-expression.
  • Lower levels of stress.
  • Increased self-esteem.
  • Improved motor function.
  • Freer communication.

The benefits of art therapy apply to children, teens, and adults regardless of artistic ability. If you are interested in art therapy, read this article by licensed therapist Marla Berger about how art therapy heals.

Get Started with Art Therapy Today!

The best way to find out whether art therapy is for you is to seek out a licensed therapist who specializes in art therapy. And that’s why we’re here! Mental Health Match can help you get started by quickly matching you with a professional art therapist. Begin by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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I incorporate a Holistic approach as it helps the client understand how each aspect of their well-being is connected. I frequently use CBT and ACT as both modalities help me and the client obtain understanding of their reality.

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Information gathering and clinical background will be included in the initial session. You will be asked for your reasons for therapy and will be asked to set two-three therapy goals after the initial assessment session.

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I focus on the use of CBT so that my patient can change a negative pattern of thought that prevents joy. DBT is also utilized in therapy. Client-Centered is always a must in therapy in my opinion.

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My approach is Holistic, Creative, and Trauma Focused. I work with clients to create a balance of the mind, body, and soul to improve mental health and feel whole again. We work together to resolve any issues from the past and I am like a guide.

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I believe we all have the tools we need inside of us, and sometimes we just need some support to access them. Together, we will explore the balance between our sensitivity and strength, develop self-trust, , and increase self-soothing.

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Drawing from my experience as a registered yoga instructor and certified clinical trauma professional, I can help you navigate life's challenges and find inner peace. My approach is client-centered, and I tailor therapy to meet your unique needs.

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Cut through all the noise in your head and find your inner empathy and self-compassion. I know they exist because you give that caring voice to everyone else in your life. You deserve to experience kindness from within. Let’s start your journey…

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I am open-minded and progressive, intent on helping all clients feel comfortable and get the most out of the therapy process. Therapy should be a safe, non-judgmental space for all and I strive to make that a priority in our therapeutic relationship.

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