Art therapists have studied and mastered both psychology and human development, and are trained in both therapy and art. They can help individuals, couples, families, or groups of people regardless of sex, age, or ethnicity.
Mentors from the field
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Journalist, communist & editor for Hindustan Times, DNA & Nat Geo Traveler. She's covered stories from travel start-ups, communities, gentrification, gender issues, and human rights.
Career prospects & criteria
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Bachelors degree in fine art/ visual arts/ art and design
Bachelors degree in education/teaching/ nursing/ occupational therapy/ psychology/social work.
What you need to get started
Previous experience working on community art projects is also useful.
Knowledge of Psychology
Ability to understand body language
Ability to help people open up
Basic computer skills
Basic Computer skills