The conference is organized into seven main subject tracks to help participants find areas of interest. During the proposal submission process, each proposal submitter selected one category to best describe their session. AATA uses these categories for the final Program Guide. 

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Education & Supervision (ES)

Sessions that present information on updates in art therapy training and education and the latest teaching methods. Or focus on supervision techniques, and educational developments.

Education & SupervisionES155Instructional Content Areas in Undergraduate Art Therapy EducationJennifer Schwartz, Michelle Pate, Heather J. DenningPanel10/2610:50 AM – 12:20 PM
Education & SupervisionES156Assessing and Developing Professional Dispositions in TraineesTraci Bitondo, Natashia Collins, Daniel Summer, Annette VaccaroPaper10/263:00 PM – 3:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES173Using Virtual Reality in Art Therapy Education to Foster Diversity and InclusionNancy S. Choe, Nadia Fernanda Paredes, Taysia De MesaPaper10/2712:00 PM – 12:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES187Liberation Pedagogy: Practices for Increasing Anti-Racism, Diversity, Equity, and InclusionShelly Goebl-Parker, Jayashree George, Yemisi Ola-Afolayan, David BrickhouseWorkshop10/272:15 PM – 3:45 PM
Education & SupervisionES194Museum-Based Art Therapy Supervision for Emerging Art TherapistsJuliana Thrall, Erin Rafferty BugherHalf Day Advanced Practice Course10/298:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Education & SupervisionES197Advanced Supervision for Somatic-Based Approach to Trauma TreatmentMelissa Hedlund NelsonPaper10/284:00 PM – 4:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES23Being Curious, Being Creative: Art-Based Supervision as a Portal to Clinical KnowledgeTami GavronWorkshop10/2610:50 AM – 12:20 PM
Education & SupervisionES236Ukraine Virtual Emerald Sketch Arts therapy Safety ResponseNicole Porter DavisVideo10/264:00 PM – 4:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES39Neuroscience-Trauma Informed Art Models: A creative art therapy tool in practiceErin Rafferty-Bugher, Natasha Green, Amzie ReevesAll Day Advanced Practice Course10/259:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Education & SupervisionES47Coming Together at a Distance: The Power of Virtual Mural MakingNancy Gerber, Madilynn Sarah Forgione, Anna Lena ProiaPaper10/2812:00 PM – 12:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES71Curiosity & Compassion Through El Duende Inspired Process Art in Online SupervisionSheila Lorenzo de la PeñaPaper10/2612:00 PM – 12:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES93Failure: Heuristic Inquiry Through a Nature Based Art Therapy ProcessLisa ManthePaper10/284:00 PM – 4:50 PM
Education & SupervisionES98Unpacking Harm’s Touch: Response Art in Art-based SupervisionBarbara FishPaper10/283:00 PM – 3:50 PM