50 Best Art Therapy Blogs and Websites
Art Therapy Blogs
Here are 50 Best Art Therapy Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. American Art Therapy Association
Alexandria, Virginia, US
The American Art Therapy Association (AATA) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, non-partisan, professional, and educational organization dedicated to the growth and development of the art therapy profession. Founded in 1969, the American Art Therapy Association is one of the world's leading art therapy membership organizations.
Also in Art Therapy Magazines
24.8K⋅ 8.9K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
2. Creative Juices Arts
Oakland, California, US
Welcome to the home of Creative Juices Arts and Chris Zydel. Come explore intuitive painting, creativity and art as healing transformation with me.
3.3K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
3. Psychology Today - Arts and Health
New York, US
The integrative, reparative and restorative powers of the arts. Psychology Today covers all aspects of human behavior, from the workings of the brain to the bonds between people and the larger cultural forces that drive our most intimate decisions.
7.4M⋅ 1.2M ⋅3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
4. Mindful Art Studio
Foxboro, Massachusetts, US
Hi! I'm Amy of Mindful Art Studio. I'm here to empower your inner artist to use art for self-expression and de-stressin! Make art, feel better. I call that creative self-care.
13.6K⋅ 622 ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
5. Laüra Hollick
Laura Hollick is an Award-winning Artist, Shaman & Visionary Guide. She is the founder of Soul Art Studio Inc., a thriving business devoted to circulating love around the planet with creative inspiration. Laüra believes that each person's life is their soul's art and she approaches her own life as living, breathing art.
19.3K⋅ 1K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
6. Creativity in Therapy
Austin, Texas, US
I'm Carolyn Mehlomakulu - an art therapist and psychotherapist. I started this blog so that I could share cerative resources with other mental health professionals, both art therapist and therapist that want to bring more art and creativity into their work.
1.8K⋅ 1.6K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
7. Creativity in motion
Cleveland, Ohio, US
Official blog of Artist, Registered Board Certified Art Therapist, and Trauma Consultant Gretchen Miller, MA, ATR-BC, CTC. Blogging and thoughts on how creativity, connection, and collaboration foster inspiration, energy, and empowerment in my relationships, life, work, and play.
3.3K⋅ 2.9K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
8. Adventures in Art Therapy
Washington, District of Columbia, US
I am a registered, board certified, and licensed art therapist in the DC Metro area, and have been working in the field since 1999. I currently work with adolescents in a partial hospitalization program. I have also worked in home-based counseling and inner city ED school settings.
1.3K⋅ 111 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
9. Art Therapy Resources
Art Therapy Resources provides information about art therapy techniques as well as essential business resources to help you establish and grow your Art Therapy practice.
7.4K⋅ 368 ⋅3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
10. Art of Life Counselling
She is a Holistic Counsellor and Transpersonal Art Therapist. She provides one to one and group workshops, recovery from Trauma, grief and loss, anxiety and depression and jungian dream work. Mairead also works to improve community education to reduce mental health stigma.
95 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
11. art prescription
Welcome to the Art Prescription! I am a nurse and an artist and part of my quest in life are to intertwine these passions. Art is healing. It boosts the immune system, eases pain and depression by increasing good brain chemicals, and can be a way to release emotions. Here you will find a dose of art! My hope is to provide a dose of art for anyone who needs it.
372 ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
12. SUNDRIP Art for Life
Indianapolis, Indiana, US
SUNDRIP - Art for Life is a site that expresses in every media possible an intimate look into the life of a person living with major trauma. The issues addressed in art and writing include Dissociative Identity Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Lupus and Chronic Regional Sympathetic Dystrophy. Despite these issues, I intend to move forward, through and out with honor, grace and creativity.
2 posts / month Get Email Contact
13. Chrissy Foreman Blog
Behind the scenes of art practice, creative wellbeing classes, and art therapy studies. Authored by Chrissy Foreman, an Australian intuitive artist and wellbeing facilitator.
2.4K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
14. Mullumbimby Art Therapy
Claudia holds a Masters in Creative Arts Therapy (Miecat) and attended additional training in Attachment-based, Somatic and Trauma-informed approaches. Claudia has been running art therapy groups for different organizations for the past 12 years and has been teaching art therapy in tertiary education.
1 post / year Get Email Contact
15. Art Therapy 365
Art Therapy Directives for 365 Days of the Year
24 ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
I'm Petrea, the creator of Art therapist.ca, Drawing the Self Out, a website with resources for connecting with your inner muse and self through art. This is a place to come and awaken your muse, connect with your creativity and inner wisdom.
Also in Canada Art Blogs
5.3K⋅ 2.2K ⋅ Sep 2011 Get Email Contact
17. Expressive Art Inspirations
Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
This blog offers Creative Inspirations for Emotional Healing curated by Creative Therapist Shelley Klammer.
18.9K⋅ 785 ⋅2 posts / year ⋅ Jul 2011 Get Email Contact
18. KinderArt Blog
The goal of Kinder Art has been and always will be, to make art lessons and educational information accessible to people around the world. In addition to the thousands of free art lesson plans, they offer printable activity pages, the art kitchen, educational links and articles, early childhood education resources and much more.
Also in Kids Art Blogs
11.1K⋅ 1K ⋅2 posts / year ⋅ Aug 2017 Get Email Contact
19. Art Therapy/Counseling at SWC Archives Southwestern College
Santa Fe, New Mexico, US
The effectiveness of Art Therapy and Counseling tools and techniques is almost completely dependent on the self awareness and wisdom of the therapist using them. That only makes sense. It is not about the tools, it is about the Artisan. Thus, at Southwestern College you will spend a lot of time developing yourself as the primary therapeutic 'tool' or agent of change.
10.3K⋅ 2.9K ⋅4 posts / year Get Email Contact
20. Art Therapy Alliance
The Art Therapy Alliance embraces social media and connection on-line to promote art therapy, the work of art therapists, and build community. Organized by Gretchen Miller, MA, ATR-BC, the ATA website, LinkedIn groups, Facebook page, Pinterest, and more feature resources, groups, and more related to the field of art therapy worldwide.
40.4K⋅ 10.8K Get Email Contact
21. Expressive Therapist
West Virginia, US
I am an expressive arts therapist with a specialization in ecopsychology and depth psychology. My work is rooted in the belief that our creativity is a wellspring of our deepest sources of wisdom and organically guides us toward growth and healing.
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22. Henry Domke | Fine Art
Columbia, Missouri, US
Hi. I'm Henry. I used to be a physician, but now I create nature art for hospitals. My work is in more than 500 hospitals and clinics. I started this blog several years ago to learn more from experts about using art in healthcare. As a doctor, I know what stressful places hospitals can be. Hopefully the blog will help us all create more comforting, healing places.
200 ⋅ Mar 2007 Get Email Contact
23. Inner Canvas
Sacramento, California, US
I'm Lisa and I'm a therapist who happens to be an artist. I teach healing professionals to use creativity as their ultimate counseling skill. The creative process is your essential map when all other plans go awry.
3.1K⋅ 435 Get Email Contact
24. Conscious art therapy
I'm an art therapist who is passionate about helping individuals become more self-aware so that they are able to live more authentically from their hearts.
156⋅ 320 ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact
25. Breanna's Creations
Breanna is an experienced photojournalist, who specializes in events, portraits, and editorial photography. She is available for freelance hire, portrait sessions, and can do collaborate with volunteer work.
445⋅ 1.7K Get Email Contact
26. Minnesota Art Therapy Association
The Minnesota chapter of the American Art Therapy Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of art therapy in Minnesota.
124 Get Email Contact
27. intuitiveflow - Healing and growth through intuitive art
New York, US
My name is Giora Carmi. I specialize in activating deep intuition, to enable self healing. This is the web-site of a deep and successful psychotherapy, using art. It is an approach that starts from any emotional pain and leads to freedom.
3 ⋅1 post / year Get Email Contact
28. Colors of Play
New Jersey, US
Colors of Play, LLC was started by Pamela Ullmann, MS, ATR-BC, ATCS, LCAT in 2009 to bring art therapy to the northern NJ area. Currently, Colors of Play provides services in the client's home, school, or other facility. We specialize in creating a program that meets the needs of each individual and family.
733⋅ 401 Get Email Contact
29. Mbodied Arts Studio Blog
Westminster, Colorado, US
Mbodied Art Studio is a beautiful art studio in the Westminster area offering classes, workshops, art therapy groups, and special events. Here, you can learn to paint and draw while enjoying music and community. Each person is given plenty of room for their creative process, and the furniture is ready to receive paint splatters and spills. Because the instructors want to help you express yourself,
513⋅ 14 Get Email Contact
30. Jennifer Kind-Rubin(JKR) - Creative Art Psychotherapy
New York City, New York, US
Jennifer Kind-Rubin is a licensed and board certified Creative Arts Therapist. She has experience working with a diverse clientele, incorporating a range of creative approaches to best meet each individual's unique needs. Jennifer works within NYC's non-profits, providing services to high-risk teens. Through her blog she shares inspirations, creative approaches and artistic ideas.
95 Get Email Contact
31. ArtLight Therapy & Studios
Counselor Joni Becker offers a path to healing through creativity.
1 post / year Get Email Contact
32. Inner Wisdom Art Therapy
Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Inner Wisdom Expressive Arts Therapist and Counsellor, Tracey Gramm, offers Expressive Arts workshops, one-on-one individual and group counseling.
145⋅ 20 Get Email Contact
33. The Vida Boa
A blog about Art Therapy and Mental Health. I am aspiring to be a Board-Certified Art Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor. Through this blog, I hope to document my journey into this growing field. I started this blog because I wanted to share my experience and journey as well as raise awareness for art therapy.
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
34. Paint and Flow
Paint by Numbers is a great way to create art in a meaningful way. It is fun, addictive, and will assist in settling your thoughts by keeping your focus on the flow of painting. Best of all, no artistic talent needed!
429 ⋅ Nov 2020 Get Email Contact
35. Grief Stories Blog
At Grief Stories, we passionately believe sharing stories and insights fosters connection, helping people to cope with grief. Health care experts and guests write insightful blog posts about the experience of grief and supporting bereaved people after a loss. We offer a range of resources to help grievers explore and express their own grief stories, and to connect with the stories of others.
640⋅ 148 The Reflection Room® project: How storytelling supports processing grief Chantal – What is art therapy? Chantal – Giving space
36. Creative Therapy Umbrella
The Creative Therapy Umbrella was created in hopes of providing resources and inspiration to therapists working with children and their families. Part of my motivation to make this blog is to support interns, entry-level professionals, and professionals looking for more support when working with children in all settings. Reach out and let me know what you feel would be helpful for you as you continue your therapy journey!
5 Tips To Boost Your Creativity (And Your Clients!) Freebie: “Imagine If” Prompts 4 Tips For Supporting Children With Anxiety
37. NR Times magazine | Brain injury news
London, England, UK
Neuro Rehab Times: News and insight on brain injuries and neurological conditions including stroke and MS.
5.3K ⋅ Sep 2017 Chroma establish new school partnership Enter stage left – dramatherapy as a neuro-rehab intervention Magic therapy – the life-changing potion for young people with hemiplegia
38. The Sober Curator
Seattle, Washington, US
The Sober Curator is an online resource guide for those seeking content related to alcohol-free & drug-free lifestyles. We'll show you how to get plugged in with the latest swag, podcasts, books, movies, fashion, music, and events, proving that sobriety and life without alcohol are never boring.
724⋅ 777 ⋅ Jul 2020 Looking For Zero-Proof Merch For Your Sober Sweeties? The Sober Curator Brings You 14 Fabulous Sober Gift Ideas For Those Special Valentine’s & Galentine’s On Your List This Candy Heart Season Have Your Dog Make You An Abstract Painting (Yes, I Saw This On TikTok) Curated Crafts: DIY Denim Quilt Made Out Of Upcycled Jeans
39. Invisible Cabaret
London, England, UK
Find articles on the troupe, artists, upcoming shows and venues and more. Invisible cabaret is a burlesque/ vaudeville variety troupe, dedicated to raising mental health awareness.
517⋅ 429 Stranger Things: The Curse of Vecna Trixie Kixx on The Invisible Cabaret Podcast (S2:E12) Sammy Sparkles Burlesque on The Invisible Cabaret Podcast (S2:E11)
40. Therapy Tribe
San Marcos, California, US
Read helpful information in our Therapy Articles, Therapy Blogs section written by Professional Therapists, Psychologists and Counselors. TherapyTribe is the best therapist directory to find a therapist, psychologist & marriage counselor.
230⋅ 1.1K How can art therapy heal trauma? Free Art Therapy for Indigenous Children and Youth in Montreal and Quebec Creativity As Self Care
41. VAntage Point Blog
Washington, District of Columbia, US
VAntage Point is the Department of Veterans Affairs source for information on benefits, healthcare, and Veteran stories. Our vision is to provide veterans the world-class benefits and services they have earned - and to do so by adhering to the highest standards of compassion, commitment, excellence, professionalism, integrity, accountability, and stewardship.
1.4M⋅ 648.9K Art therapy gives Veterans purpose and passion Virtual reality meets creative arts therapy Veterans Creative Arts Festival recognizes Veterans’ progress and recovery
Tulsa, Oklahoma, US
DiversityNursing was born as a Career Job Board, Community, and Information Resource for Nurses regardless of age, race, gender, religion, education, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or physical characteristics.
56.8K⋅ 4.2K Hospitals Healing With Art Therapy Programs
43. Navigating ADHD Inc.
Navigating ADHD Inc. is a solutions based approach to supporting families whose lives are affected by ADHD. Navigating ADHD helps children, parents, educators and medical professionals struggling with an ADHD diagnosis.
1.1K⋅ 1.6K ⋅ Aug 2009 Tips for Helping Your Child Adapt to Change Art and Anxiety Mix Well Together! Art, ADHD, and Organization
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Australia's largest and most trusted arts network. Providing the latest word on the arts sector, reviews on the latest exhibitions and shows and jobs within the arts, and opportunities for artists.
95.3K⋅ 43.8K Does the arts sector need more creative therapists? How creative writing helps teens cope with COVID
45. Destinations For Teens Blog
Woodland, California, US
This blog contains articles about addiction recovery in teens. Destinations is one of the premier teen treatment centers in the country. Both their residential and outpatient programs are designed to support the whole family throughout their journey to sustainable well being.
2K⋅ 136 The Art of Life: Painting a New Beginning
46. The Phoenix Spirit
The Phoenix Spirit is a bi-monthly newspaper (and website) offering hope, encouragement and news to people seeking recovery, renewal and growth addiction
150⋅ 463 Making Art: The Creative Path to Recovery
47. The Trauma & Mental Health Report
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Read about interviews with survivors, therapists, researchers, and other professionals in the fields of interpersonal trauma and mental health. The Trauma & Mental Health Report is a weekly online magazine published out of York University in Toronto. Our aim is to share research-based knowledge on the treatment, prevention, and implications of trauma and mental illness in a manner that can be readily understood by readers.
30.9K⋅ 7.9K ⋅ Aug 2018 Anxious Hands Eros
Art Therapy Bloggers
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Robert T. Muller||trauma.blog.yorku.ca||110|
|Destinations For Teens||destinationsforteens.com/destinations-blog||87|
|Michelle Baker, MA||mbodiedarts.com/learn-to-paint-blog||40|
|Art Therapy Resources||arttherapyresources.com.au/blog||35|
|Holly Oberacker and Tracey Goodwin||navigatingadhd.com/category/blog||34|
|The Vida Boa||thevidaboa.com/my-blog||5|
Art Therapy Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|The People Behind My Eyes||28|
|Behind The Scenes||13|
|Soul Art Studio||12|
|Topic||Past Month Count|