Archive for November, 2012
President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs Public Law 554, facilitating the formation of the Women’s Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)Monday, November 26th, 2012
President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the New Deal, of which the Works Progress Administration and Federal Music Project were a partMonday, November 26th, 2012
During World War II the benefits of using art to treat soldiers suffering from “shell shock” became known.
Art therapy is a popular and constantly growing field of therapy. As the world becomes more competent and technologically advanced, art therapy will undoubtedly be influenced. It remains to be seen if these changes will be positive or negative.
In the 1970’s, many people began to explore the possibility of turning art therapy into a strong and long-standing profession.
Gestalt therapists began using art therapy in the 1960s.