AATA News

Art Therapy Legislation to Watch in 2020

Art Therapy Legislation to Watch in 2020

January 2, 2020 

As most state legislatures prepare to begin their 2020 legislative sessions in January, we wanted to share some bills to watch this year and also recap the art therapy victories and advancements of 2019!

The Year in Review: AATA Achievements and Highlights of 2019

The Year in Review: AATA Achievements and Highlights of 2019

December 19, 2019

As we prepare to head into the next decade, we’d like to take this opportunity to take stock and reflect on what we have accomplished collectively as a profession in this 50th year of our association’s life. We’ve made remarkable gains in legislative goals and public awareness for the profession as well as significant improvements and expansions in membership experience and programmatic offerings. Let’s look back together at the accomplishments of the past year!

Articles, News & Statements of 2019 We Hope You Didn’t Miss

Articles, News & Statements of 2019 We Hope You Didn’t Miss

December 19, 2019

It has been our pleasure this year to provide content and news about the profession and the AATA year round on our Blog and News page. Just in case you missed them, here’s a list of informative blog posts as well as AATA news and statements published throughout the year.

Thank YOU for Making Our 50th Year a Success

Thank YOU for Making Our 50th Year a Success

December 17, 2019

As 2019 comes to a close, we want to take a moment to say thank you to each and every member for making our 50th Anniversary Year a success! Please scroll through some highlights from our celebration including a collaborative video, testimonials of support, and photos from conference and social media.

Well Wishes for Christina Easterly and Welcoming Eugenia Bravo

Well Wishes for Christina Easterly and Welcoming Eugenia Bravo

December 5, 2019

Christina Easterly, our Coordinator of Events and Operations is leaving our team at the end of this week. We thank her for all she has contributed to the AATA in her five years on our small team and wish her the very best in her next endeavors!

4 Art Therapy Journal Articles Open Access through the End of the Year

4 Art Therapy Journal Articles Open Access through the End of the Year

December 5, 2019 

These four articles are perfect for your holiday reading list! AATA members enjoy full access to Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association year round. And for a limited time through the end of the year, the following four articles are available open-access online. Renowned authors include pioneers in art therapy as well as art therapists contributing to the growing literature in the field of neuroscience!