Career Colleges with Art Therapy Programs, Courses and Degrees in British Columbia
Kutenai Art Therapy Institute, Nelson
The Kutenai Art Therapy Institute offers art therapy programs that are gaining popularity and used in therapeutic treatment, prevention, and rehabilitation. This is based on the psych-dynamic theory and developmental psychology. It helps instill a purpose for existing, increases self-confidence and is a good way to express suppressed emotions and deal with them.
(Profile) - (www.kati.kics.bc.ca)
BC School of Art Therapy, Victoria
The BC School of Art Therapy has been offering a Post-Bachelor's Diploma and a Post-Master's Certificate in Clinical Art Therapy since 1985, highlighting theory, practice and experience during the learning process so that students can prepare of the real world work environment while embarking on their career. Part-time courses are offered to help students who cannot attend the full time course.
(Profile) - (www.bcsat.com)
Vancouver Art Therapy Institute, West Vancouver
Vancouver Art Therapy Institute was founded in 1982 as a non-profit society and charitable organization. The college has been accredited by the Private Career Training Institutions Agency of British Columbia (PCTIA) since 1998. It aims at training art therapists at the graduate level. It also provides therapy as a service. The training courses follow the guiding principle as established by the Canadian, British Columbia and American Art Therapy Associations.
(Profile) - (www.vati.bc.ca)