February 26, 2020 | Susan Boxer Kappel, MA, ATR-BC, LCAT, CGP, Conference Chair


Save the Date for the AATA’s 51st Annual Conference, Art Therapy in the Nation’s Capital: Advancing Mental Health, to be held in Washington, DC, October 29 to November 1, 2020. You can learn more about the event, including highlights and our brand new program schedule during the first Virtual Member Meeting on March 19th starting at 8:00 pm. Once again AATA will include daily and two-day registration packages to help all attendees balance their personal and professional schedules!

Early Bird registration will open on Thursday, April 2nd. Stay tuned for more announcements. Remember that registering early ensures the best selection of workshops, and advanced practice courses, as well as the lowest rates possible! Learn more about this exciting location.

Proposal Submissions Update: Thank you to everyone who submitted a conference proposal. We broke our previous record for the most number of proposals submitted! All submitters will be advised of the status of their proposal by March 19th.

News from the Washington, DC Local Arrangements Committee: Win a free 2020 Conference admission, hotel stay or other great DC prizes you can use during the 2020 Conference! Check out our 2020 AATA Conference Raffle Fundraiser and enter today.

Advertising, Sponsorship and Exhibiting Opportunities: Get your program, educational institution, product or service in front of our niche audience. Click here to review the 2020 Prospectus. Early bird rates for Exhibits end on April 30, 2020.