Naropa University’s Transpersonal Art Therapy program is unique in that you will combine transpersonal psychology with contemplative studies, clinical field work, and civic engagement. The goal is to become a skilled, self-aware, and socially engaged counselor, artist, and art therapist.
Graduates from Naropa’s Transpersonal Art Therapy program have gone on to become art therapists, counselors in private practice, addiction counselors, school counselors, grief counselors, and more.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Students demonstrate knowledge of core counseling curriculum.
- Students demonstrate proficiency in clinical counseling skills.
- Students demonstrate professional competence in counseling.
- Students will demonstrate an ability to utilize subjective investigation with objective research methods.
- Students will demonstrate applied art therapy and counseling knowledge as it pertains to case conceptualization skills.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Transpersonal Art Therapy Orientation Seminar
- Foundations of Art Therapy: Studio and Practicum
- Psychology of Meditation I: Mindfulness Training
- Counseling & Helping Relationships I: Transpersonal Art Therapy
- History and Theory of Art Therapy
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Apply online and pay the $60 nonrefundable application fee. This is the preferred method for applying.
- An official transcript of a conferred bachelor's degree must be received by the Office of Admissions prior to beginning graduate coursework.
- In a three-to-four page typed, double-spaced, 12 point font essay discuss why you are interested in attending the MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Transpersonal Art Therapy program at Naropa University.
- Your resume/CV should detail all pertinent academic, employment, and volunteer history with exact dates of participation.
- Applicants are required to submit a well-rounded portfolio of 20 different pieces of original art.
- Two letters of recommendation are required.
International24200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 24200 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
National24200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 24200 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.