With Art Therapy at Concordia University Montréal you will develop wide-reaching applications for art therapy, working directly with clients alongside departmental supervisors. Placement opportunities include hospitals and health care institutions, community centres, geriatric facilities, and schools.
The Art Therapy option is a professional program that meets the education standards set by the Canadian Art Therapy Association. Graduates are eligible to become members of the Quebec Art Therapy Association and to apply for the Canadian Certified Counsellor designation offered through the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association.
- Independent Practicum in the Creative Arts Therapies
- Selected Issues in the Creative Arts Therapies
- Independent Studies in Creative Arts Therapies
- Creative Process in Clinical Practice for Creative Arts Therapists
- Interdisciplinary Topics: Cross-cultural Competence in the Creative Arts Therapies
- Studio Media and Practice for Creative Arts Therapists
- Interdisciplinary Topics: Ethics in Clinical Practice in the Creative Arts Therapies
- Interdisciplinary Topics: Ethics in Research in the Creative Arts Therapies
- Family Systems and the Creative Arts Therapies
- 24 months
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- Bachelor’s degree with 24 credits in visual arts (18 credit in studio arts and 6 credits in art history, art theory, art education or approved equivalents); 24 credits in psychology (must include courses in Introductory, Developmental and Abnormal Psychology, Theories of Personality, and Research Methodology, or approved equivalents); and An Introduction to Art Therapy (3 credits).
- Overall grade average of B or better is expected.
- Previous work experience in a clinical, rehabilitative or educational setting is expected.
- Direct experience with the therapeutic process is highly desirable.
International18660 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 622 CAD per credit during 24 months.
National8520 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 284 CAD per credit during 24 months.
Quebec residents: $90,84 per credit.
Living costs for Montréal
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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