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A Learning Extravaganza at the 2019 AATA Conference!

A Learning Extravaganza at the 2019 AATA Conference!

April 18, 2019  | Susan Boxer Kappel

Just in case you haven’t heard…Early Bird registration is now open for the American Art Therapy Association’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri!

2019 Conference Special Preview!

2019 Conference Special Preview!

March 28, 2019 | Susan Boxer Kappel

We hope you enjoy this special preview of the American Art Therapy Association’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  This year, the Conference Committee has infused the program with a number of new ideas and creative learning approaches. 

Here’s a Great Way to Position Your Organization in Front of a Targeted Audience

Here’s a Great Way to Position Your Organization in Front of a Targeted Audience

February 28, 2019 

Consider marketing opportunities at the American Art Therapy Association’s Annual Conference.  AATA’s special 50th Anniversary  conference will be held October 30 to November 3, 2019, in the middle of America’s Heartland in Kansas City, Missouri!  We anticipate more than 1,100 attendees at this year’s conference.

Undergraduate Call for Posters for AATA 2019 Conference

Undergraduate Call for Posters for AATA 2019 Conference

February 7, 2019 |  Susan Boxer Kappel and Jennifer Schwartz Mrazek

The AATA Education and Conference Committee are pleased to announce the Call for Undergraduate Student Poster sessions for the 2019 Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, in Kansas City, Missouri. 

Last Call to Submit 50th Anniversary Conference Proposals

Last Call to Submit 50th Anniversary Conference Proposals

January 31, 2019  | By Susan Boxer Kappel

It’s the final countdown – don’t miss this historic opportunity to share your work, best practice, research and other innovative art therapy clinical approaches with your colleagues at this year’s Annual Conference.  The proposal submissions are due tomorrow, Friday, February 1 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

Just One Week Left to Submit 50th Anniversary Conference Proposals

Just One Week Left to Submit 50th Anniversary Conference Proposals

January 24, 2019 | By Susan Boxer Kappel

Don’t miss the opportunity to share your work, best practice, research and other innovative art therapy clinical approaches with your colleagues at this year’s Annual Conference.  You have one week to submit your proposal for the 2019 Annual Conference.  Join a prestigious collection of presenters at the AATA’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  Submissions are due on February 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. ET. 

Be a Presenter at the 50th Anniversary Conference This Fall!

Be a Presenter at the 50th Anniversary Conference This Fall!

January 17, 2019  | By Susan Boxer Kappel

There are just two weeks left to submit your proposal for the 2019 Annual Conference.  Join a prestigious collection of presenters at the AATA’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  Submissions are due on February 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. ET.  Visit the Proposal Submission site to learn more.

AATA Conference Attendees Send Stars of HOPE Following the Tallahassee Yoga Studio Shooting

AATA Conference Attendees Send Stars of HOPE Following the Tallahassee Yoga Studio Shooting

January 3, 2019  | By Stephanie Wray

Every year at the annual conference of the American Art Therapy Association, attendees are invited to create artwork in the open studio — a wonderful way to step back and process during the intensive days of learning.  At the 2018 conference held in Miami, attendees were invited to join Stars of HOPE, USA in painting 12-inch wooden stars with a message of hope.

Just Four Weeks Left to Submit Your 2019 Conference Proposals!

Just Four Weeks Left to Submit Your 2019 Conference Proposals!

January 3, 2019  | By Susan Boxer Kappel

Happy New Year!  It’s time to focus on submitting conference proposals for the AATA’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  We hope you will “meet us in the middle” of America’s heartland as we celebrate 50 years of healing through art! The 2019 Annual Conference Call for Proposals is now open.  Submissions will be due on February 1, 2019.

2019 Conference Call for Proposals is Now Open!

2019 Conference Call for Proposals is Now Open!

November 29, 2018 | By Susan Boxer Kappel

For those who attended the 49th Annual Conference in Miami, we hope that you left feeling inspired and with additional knowledge gained.  If you attended, be sure to visit the 2018 Proceedings website to explore the program, view photos, and retrieve your Continuing Education Certificate.  It’s now time to focus on the AATA’s 50th Annual Conference to be held October 30 to November 3, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri!