ATCBE: A 101 On Getting Registered

ATCBE: A 101 On Getting Registered

Are you a current ATR seeking board certification? Does your state require you to pass the Art Therapy Credentials Board (ATCB) Exam (ATCBE) for state licensure? Examination preparation can be stressful, but registering for the ATBCE is not. About the ATCBE   The...
The Art of Preparing for the ATCBE

The Art of Preparing for the ATCBE

Have you ever felt completely overcome by your own irrational worries and self-doubt while simultaneously feeling as though you’re being pulled underwater with no way to come up for air, making you want to jump out of your own skin? That’s exactly how I felt every...
ATCBE Prep: From School to Supervision to Success

ATCBE Prep: From School to Supervision to Success

In my work as an art therapy educator and supervisor, I serve a responsible role in the assessment of Master’s level student competencies and readiness for entry level professional art therapy practice. This task is not a simple one-step process for either teacher or...
How should I study for the ATCBE?

How should I study for the ATCBE?

Many people ask us, “How should I study for the ATCB exam?” It’s best to begin by reading the Official Preparation Guide for the Art Therapy Credentials Board Examination (ATCBE)  (you may also request a hard copy from the National Office.) In addition to providing...