Art Therapy in Native America

Oct 28, 2013

Wed. 10/30 11a: Native America is well known for its art and the talented artists who share their view of Native life. Today we will explore how Native art is being used to heal.

Those in the field of art therapy know that art can help swing open doors that have been shut by past tragic experiences. Art has also been used by some individuals to build self-confidence, manage addictions and reduce anxiety. Have you ever turned to art therapy to overcome an emotionally devastating experience? What about to regain physical strength or fight an addiction? Is turning to art to heal something you consider traditional?