557.10 Art Therapy with Veterans and Military Families

Students will explore military culture and mental health concerns relating to Veterans and their families as it applies to art therapy practice. Core concepts of separation/reintegration, moral injury of war, combat trauma, and military sexual trauma will be explored in a practical and experiential group setting. Students will be able to make therapeutic art therapy interventions specific to veterans and their families based on their understanding of military culture and art therapy principles.