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To continue your search, go to Cressman Library WorldCat Discovery.
In the WorldCat Discovery library catalog type in the keyword "art therapy" and on the left-hand side select "video" under (show more) format.
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I Remember Better When I Paint
I Remember Better When I Paint (Streaming Video)
"Researchers studying the therapeutic potential of art are finding that Alzheimer's patients who spend time painting, or simply looking at paintings, become more focused, calm, and communicative. This program documents the positive impact that creative engagement has on people with dementia disorders, and explains how art therapy sparks a neurologic process that ultimately allows patients to regain a sense of dignity and autonomy."
I Remember Better When I Paint (DVD 616.89165 I11r)
The DVD is I Remember Better When I Paint (54 min.) plus seven special features showing the new creative therapies : Recreating Social Bonds (6 min.), Organizing A Creative Workshop (7 min.), Organizing An Outing (9 min.), The Importance Of Physical Exercise (5 min.), The Memory Garden (11 min.), The Hearthstone Way (9 min.), Art & Care Until The Last Stages (7 min.).
Art Therapy: Media Resources for Art Therapy
Cressman Library Streaming Video
YouTube is a good place to look for visual lessons and online sessions. Keywords such as "art therapy" followed by focused keywords such as "grief", "children", "adults" or "psychotherapy" will yield video clips, examples and explanations that show art therapy sessions in a variety of settings.
Evaluate sites the way you would evaluate a book or other resource. Who sponsors it? When was it last updated? Who videotaped it? Who links to it?