The Value of Volunteering for the ATCB

The Value of Volunteering for the ATCB

Ever think about volunteering for the ATCB? Are you looking for ways to advance the art therapy profession? Would you consider writing questions for the ATCB Exam? These are questions we often ask ATCB credential holders. Perhaps you’ve been asked by ATCB staff at an...
Ensuring Cultural Awareness in Your Professional Activities

Ensuring Cultural Awareness in Your Professional Activities

As I write this blog I am preparing to participate in an art therapist group exhibition on the theme of “Our Art Therapy Identity.” My identity is strongly linked to being part of an immigrant family, which is reflected in the paintings I have chosen to display. In...
How to Determine if Temporary Inactive Status is For You

How to Determine if Temporary Inactive Status is For You

As a credential holder, there are times in life that present circumstances where you may need to use “Temporary Inactive Status.” This article outlines the procedures and answers questions to empower credential holders with the ability to make an informed decision....
Considering Retirement? What You Need to Know

Considering Retirement? What You Need to Know

For art therapy credential holders, there are many milestones to be reached: from applying for the Provisional Registered Art Therapist Credential (ATR-Provisional) at the beginning of one’s art therapy career, to achieving ATR status, passing the Art Therapy Board...