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Presented by MPS Art Therapy

Valery Daniels Memorial Lecture: Survival of the Most Imaginative

6:00 - 8:00 pm

MPS Art Therapy presents Dr. Girija Kaimal, Ed.D, ATR-BC, who will give this year's Valery Daniels Memorial Lecture—"Survival of the Most Imaginative: How Creative Self Expression Promotes Health and Well-Being."


In this virtual lecture and interactive presentation, Dr. Kaimal will present theory and empirical research that links creative self-expression with physiological health and psychological well-being. Connecting evolutionary biology, art therapy practice and interdisciplinary research, the presentation will make the case for creative expression as being key to our survival and thriving as human beings.


Register here and you will receive a Zoom link.


School of Visual Arts, MPS Art Therapy Department is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists. #CAT-0054. 2.0 CE hours available for LCATs.


Note: All events listed on sva.edu/events are in Eastern Time (ET).

Free and open to the public