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Executive Contributors at Brainz Magazine are handpicked and invited to contribute because of their knowledge and valuable insight within their area of expertise.

Carey MacCarthy, MA, ATR, LPCC

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START UP! Art Therapy To Rewire Your Brain

Carey MacCarthy, MA, ATR, LPCC

START UP! Art Therapy To Rewire Your Brain

Carey MacCarthy, MA, ATR, LPCC, is a recognized trauma expert, and registered Art Therapist and Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, presenter, researcher, and author. In the Art Therapy field since 2001, she has trained mental health professionals, coaches, and educators, and has healed thousands of patients from diverse populations, specializing in child and adolescent trauma, and Intergenerational and Historical trauma with Native Americans. She is the co-author of START UP! A School-Based Arts Curriculum for Native American Youth and ALL Cultures: Interventions for Development and Learning (2017).

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5 Ways Art Therapy Develops The Nervous System For Optimal Learning & Brain Function

Start up! Art Therapy develops the nervous system as the foundational building block for optimal learning capacity.

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How To Use Art Therapy, Spirituality & Indigenous Ways – A Native American Woman’s Healing

Have you ever wondered about the connection between Art & Spirituality? There are many ways to use art-making

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How To Use Art To Get Both Sides Of The Brain To Heal Anxiety, Depression & Trauma

Have you ever wondered how you can use art in your practice, classroom, or for yourself to calm anxiety and feel focused and alert?

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Executive Contributors at Brainz Magazine are handpicked and invited to contribute because of their knowledge and valuable insight within their area of expertise.

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