Art Therapy Intern Resume Samples

The job description for the post includes assessing the individual residents at therapy and leisure needs for providing group program planning. Working as an Intern, the candidate will execute the tasks that are mentioned on the Art Therapy Intern Resume – analyzing the interests and needs of the resident, planning and implementing art therapy, leisure, and social activities, conducting assessments and reviewing literature, participating as a team member, designing and writing treatment plans, and ensuring the client’s needs are addressed.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – knowledge of basic assessment principles, health and safety requirements to protect the health and safety of residents during the conduct of leisure and recreation activities, and willingness to time flexibility. A Degree in Art Therapy or recreation is commonly seen on successful resumes.

Art Therapy Intern Resume example

Art Therapy Intern Resume

Objective : To obtain employment in a compassionate therapeutic environment enabling further growth in competencies and to share passion and knowledge in aiding others towards the betterment of their lives.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Patient Charting, Coordinator, Event Planning, Marketing, Sales.

Description :

    1. Planned and coordinated group and individual sessions with patients in the Lambda substance abuse program.
    2. Completed art therapy assessment to evaluate the patient's mental, emotional, social, and physical capabilities to determine treatment plans.
    3. Utilized assessment tool to evaluate each patient and produce reports after every session.
    4. Coordinated creative recreational treatment plans with a multi-disciplinary team.
    5. Attended treatment meetings with staff members to gain knowledge about patients and to identify appropriate therapeutic goals and develop the patient's treatment plan.
    6. Analyzed patients' artworks and reported to psychiatrists or counselors.
    7. Facilitated weekly open studio format art sessions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's In Art Therapy


Jr. Art Therapy Intern Resume

Objective : Highly talented Arts Therapist with huge background in using the creative process of art making to improve and enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of individuals of all ages.

Skills : Excellent Artistic Abilities, Creativity, Imagination, and Enthusiasm

Description :

    1. Developed and led Art therapy groups to develop clients' self-esteem, empowerment, and focus on the goals of the client identified by the treatment team.
    2. Assessed client needs in order to prescribe an individualized Art therapy sessions Develop and implement activities for creative arts groups (e.g., still life drawing, Art Therapy assessments, making clay objects, skill-building activities, ).
    3. Worked individually with clients, using the arts to encourage self-expression and aid clients in developing their own goals and recognizing their own progress.
    4. Taught clients basic skills necessary to engage in creative arts (e.g., knitting, drawing skills, how to use art supplies in a successful way).
    5. Conferred with professionals (e.g., psychiatrists, psychologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, nursing staff) about the goals and objectives for each client.
    6. Maintained records on client progress and assist in discharge planning.
    7. Evaluated clients' responses to creative arts therapies through observation processing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters In Art Therapy


Associate Art Therapy Intern Resume

Objective : Perform as a primary therapist treating individuals, groups, and families affected by addiction and/or mental illness by incorporating professional education, experience, and art therapy techniques into effective treatment that is supportive, challenging, and engages life in recovery.

Skills : Substance Abuse Counselor, Art Therapist, Mental Health Counselor.

Description :

    1. Provided individual and group therapy to children with mental and emotional disturbances.
    2. Conducted formal art therapy assessments to develop therapeutic goals.
    3. Created individualized art therapy interventions for individuals and classes.
    4. Utilized clay, scribble paint, open studio, and narrative techniques to help clients attain goals.
    5. Incorporated play, art, and yoga therapy into individual and group counseling sessions.
    6. Collaborated with the clinical team to counsel and involve families in therapeutic interventions.
    7. Developed directives and aid in the creative process alongside individuals in session.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Art Therapy Intern/Consultant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated professional with demonstrated strengths in group facilitation, individual support services & community activism, seeking opportunity within mental health field. Outstanding synergy and intuitive abilities resulting in ability to meet tight deadlines.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Instructor, Gallery Assistant, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Military hospital serving active duty and retired military personnel and their dependents.
    2. Washington, DC, September 1996 - May 1997 Co-facilitated daily art therapy groups in an intensive outpatient treatment program for adults.
    3. Emphasis was on art as psychotherapy method.
    4. Conducted initial art therapy assessments on patients entering the program.
    5. Participated in daily treatment planning conferences and on-site individual supervision.
    6. Developed and conducted a pilot research study on depression and art therapy.
    7. Completed daily patient progress notes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Art Therapy Intern/Coordinator Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Art Therapy Intern with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which company prides itself.

Skills : Customer Relations, Customer Service, Wordpress, Event Planning.

Description :

    1. Coordinated and facilitated art therapy and talk therapy group and individual sessions focusing on life changes, bereavement, reconciliation, and loss.
    2. Communicated effectively and facilitated discussions.
    3. Developed rapport for strong therapeutic alliances with youth and adults.
    4. Conducted interactive and independent research in grief therapy and bereavement counseling.
    5. Reviewed notes and information collected to identify problems and concerns.
    6. Developed sound judgment and the handling of sensitive materials with discretion.
    7. Worked under the supervision of a licensed art therapist with institutionalized female adults who diagnosed with a variety of severe mental disorders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's In Art Therapy With A Specialization In Counseling

Art Therapy Intern/Representative Resume

Objective : An interested individual in working as an Activity Director, Director of Social Engagement, or Event Coordinator. Have experience as a Director of Social Engagement and as an Art Therapist. Looking for a position that allows me to use creative ability to coordinate engaging, captivating, and enlivening events and activities that participants find meaningful.

Skills : Sand Tray, ITT, Equine Therapy.

Description :

    1. Met with medically fragile children ages 2-17 using art therapy as a means of calming, grounding, processing their illness and frightening experiences in treatment, and lastly; art was used as a bridge between the language barrier when English was often the foreign counterpart to the patients.
    2. Art therapy was focused on grounding the children as they mentally and emotionally prepared for another day of treatment that included shots, chemotherapy, blood tests, and radiation.
    3. Led three-hour morning group art therapy open studio with children in the oncology ward that were physically able to attend and participate.
    4. The open door group art studio in the lobby acted as a safe space to relieve their anxiety and fear waiting often hours to been by a doctor.
    5. Met with patients in the acute wards and ICU individually, bedside.
    6. Worked with them and their families using art therapy methods to process their journey seeking treatment, identifying hope, and the ability to find joy in the moment by engaging in art with their families.
    7. Planned and co-led art therapy groups for adults on an inpatient psychiatric unit.
    8. Provided art and visualizations guided imagery group.
    9. Observed grief groups and co-led healing expressions group.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts In Art Therapy

Art Therapy Intern/Executive Resume

Objective : To Promote a strengths-based, client-centered approach to assisting clients in achieving individual goals that would support their achieving wellness and recovery and transitioning to the least restrictive setting given their capabilities

Skills : Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Provided Art Therapy services to adults in long term care at a state facility.
    2. Co-Facilitated a music/art therapy group with a certified music therapist.
    3. Co-Facilitated a men's self esteem group with a licensed psychologist.
    4. Facilitated individual sessions with clients with a wide range of diagnoses, including Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type, Conversion Disorder, Bipolar Disorder with psychotic features, and Schizoaffective Personality Disorder, Bipolar type, working closely with each client's needs to set treatment goals.
    5. Worked with clients in both individual and group settings who have a legal status of NGRI.
    6. Conducted Art Therapy Projective Imagery Assessment to assess client artwork, behavior, and verbalizations in order to form a diagnostic impression and to identify treatment goals and strengths.
    7. Wrote clinical progress notes for each session.
    8. Attended team meetings and provided in service training to staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
M.S. In Art Therapy And Counseling

Associate Art Therapy Intern Resume

Objective : Highly talented Arts Therapist with huge background in using the creative process of art making to improve and enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of individuals of all ages.

Skills : Proven written and oral communication, Strong Communication, Interpersonal, and Presentation Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed and led Art therapy groups to develop clients' self-esteem, empowerment, and focus on the goals of the client identified by the treatment team.
    2. Assessed client needs in order to prescribe an individualized Art therapy sessions Develop and implement activities for creative arts groups (e.g., still life drawing, Art Therapy assessments, making clay objects, skill-building activities, ).
    3. Worked individually with clients, using the arts to encourage self-expression and aid clients in developing their own goals and recognizing their own progress.
    4. Taught clients basic skills necessary to engage in creative arts (e.g., knitting, drawing skills, how to use art supplies in a successful way).
    5. Conferred with professionals (e.g., psychiatrists, psychologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, nursing staff) about the goals and objectives for each client.
    6. Maintained records on client progress and assist in discharge planning.
    7. Evaluated clients' responses to creative arts therapies through observation processing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters In Art Therapy

Sr. Art Therapy Intern Resume

Summary : A passionate, detail-oriented, go-getting individual with a vast knowledge of the skills and tasks necessary in becoming an effective case manager. Have been working in human services for many years in which have developed talents in working to better the lives of individuals.

Skills : Highly Competent In Quickbooks, Microsoft Office; Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Planned, organized, and developed ongoing art therapy interventions/sessions.
    2. Worked with16 students per week in individual, dyad, and small group art therapy sessions.
    3. Conducted weekly Open studio for 14 students.
    4. Collaborated with the Guidance Department to develop groups using art therapy and counseling modalities.
    5. Administered art therapy assessments on specific students.
    6. Maintained documentation of art therapy sessions including process/progress notes, the content of the artwork, verbalizations, and behaviors weekly.
    7. Skilled in oncology care, surgical ICU care, individual, group, and family therapies.
    8. Provided opportunities for creativity, mindfulness, relaxation, and meaning-making in a therapeutic setting.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Art In Art Therapy

Art Therapy Intern Resume

Headline : To obtain a position using the creative process of art making to improve and enhance the physical, mental and emotional well being of individuals of all ages.

Skills : Proven written and oral communication, Strong Communication, Interpersonal, and Presentation Skills.

Description :

    1. Experience with geriatrics, children, and adolescents with a variety of mental illnesses.
    2. Led Art Therapy and Play Therapy groups.
    3. Provided Individual Art Therapy with patients ranging from children to young adult.
    4. Provided Group Art Therapy with patients ranging from child to geriatric.
    5. Obtained at least one hour of supervision per week.
    6. Provided written documentation and progress notes for each group session.
    7. Collaboration with other staff members.
    8. Developed treatment plans.
    9. Administered projective assessments including H-T-P, K-F-D, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Education In Counseling And Personnel Services