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Art Therapy Open Art Studios

The open art therapy studios will meet Fridays from 3-4:30 through mid-December except weeks listed below  The closed Fall art therapy group is scheduled to start in early October and meet Thursday evenings from 7-8:30 PM. Both take place in the conference room.

All students with a valid New School ID are welcome to utilize the open studios.

The closed group, on the other hand, is only available to those who have paid their health services fee. The group can be done concurrently with individual counseling and does not count against the student’s 12 allotted sessions, so it’s also a great opportunity for students who’ve exhausted their allotted sessions in the fall but would still benefit from continuing to be involved in structured therapeutic experience.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Kate McIntosh with any questions or to learn more about the art therapy.

Drop-In Open Art Therapy Studio

Fridays 3-4:30 PM,  September through December, not meeting on September 27, October 11, November 15, and November 29.

In the Counseling Center, 80 Fifth Avenue @ 14th Street, 3rd Floor

Join the New School’s resident Art Therapist, Kate McIntosh, every week for 90 minutes of uninhibited, non-judgmental and self-directed art for fun, relaxation and bliss.  Don’t have 90 minutes?  Come for 30!  Come once, come twice or join us weekly.  No commitment required and art materials are free.  Finish off your week with creativity!  A valid New School ID is required.

Fall Art Therapy Group

Thursdays 7-8:30 PM

In the Counseling Center, 80 Fifth Avenue @ 14th Street, 3rd Floor

Love to create? Miss making art for fun or self-discovery? Dread critiques?  Take part in an 8 week journey of uninhibited and non-judgmental creative expression.  Learn about yourself and your peers through art making. Take part in something bigger than yourself.  Must attend 6 out of the 8 sessions and be a matriculated New School student who has not opted out of the New School health plan.  This group caps at 10 participants.  Questions? Interested? Contact the New School’s resident Art Therapist, Kate McIntosh, to schedule a phone conversation or meeting:  mcintosm@newschool.edu