Art & Veterans

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Art as Meditation | VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System Telehealth Art Therapy Group
Artwork created at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence at Walter Reed Bethesda Ideas, Center Of Excellence, Creative Arts Therapy, Excellence, Veteran, Creative Art
Creative Arts Therapy a Useful Tool for Military Patients
Artwork created at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence at Walter Reed Bethesda
The Robley Rex VA Medical Center opens a new exhibit exploring the realities of military service. Military, Medical Center, Exhibit, Medical, Military Service, Exhibition, Art Exhibition
New art exhibit explores realities of military service
The Robley Rex VA Medical Center opens a new exhibit exploring the realities of military service.
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Healing arts: Vets use creative outlets to battle mental scars
Healing arts: Vets use creative outlets to battle mental scars
a man sitting on a bench next to a woman
Wood carving brings calm and focus, vets say
A nonprofit in Jackson, Wyo., aims to support veterans' mental health by teaching them new skills.
three paintings of men with different facial expressions and haircuts, one is wearing glasses
Portrait of a warrior’s ‘soul’
"Portrait of a Warrior" at Nova Southeastern University
Prince Harry, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden visited with troops and observed USO art and music therapy programs. Lady, Michelle Obama, Jill Biden, First Lady, Obama, Michelle, Family, Jill
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama and Jill Biden Visit the USO Warrior and Family Center
Prince Harry, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden visited with troops and observed USO art and music therapy programs.
Voices of Diversity: DBQ Veteran Uses Art to Manage PTSD The Voice, Diversity, Ptsd, North Liberty, Expressive Art, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
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Voices of Diversity: DBQ Veteran Uses Art to Manage PTSD
Marine turns to art therapy to stop the pain Therapy Ideas, Marine
Marine turns to art therapy to stop the pain - VA News
Marine turns to art therapy to stop the pain
‘Art and Other Tactics’ explores veterans’ trauma Trauma Therapy, Contemporary, Trauma
'Art and Other Tactics' explores veterans' trauma
‘Art and Other Tactics’ explores veterans’ trauma
Melissa Walker, Art Therapist and Healing Arts Program Coordinator, National Intrepid Center of Excellence, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Counseling, Social Work, Therapist
Melissa Walker: Art Therapy with Military Service Members
Melissa Walker, Art Therapist and Healing Arts Program Coordinator, National Intrepid Center of Excellence, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
a woman holding up a piece of cloth with writing on it in an empty room
Veterans share their experiences through art
Regina Vasquez, 36, of San Marcos, holds up her military fatigues that is part of her project, Fatigue Clothesline.
Face Behind the Mask: A mask created by a Veteran to express his PTSD.
VA.gov | Veterans Affairs
Face Behind the Mask: A mask created by a Veteran to express his PTSD.
Art Therapy Research: Papermaking! by Annie McFarland ::  When I started working on my masters in 2010, I discovered a tremendous need for therapeutic treatment for veterans suffering from trauma and PTSD. I also discovered the incredible positive impact art therapy and the creative arts can have for veterans suffering from these disorders. Masters, Therapeutic, Support Art, Treatment, Research
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Art Therapy Research: Papermaking! by Annie McFarland :: When I started working on my masters in 2010, I discovered a tremendous need for therapeutic treatment for veterans suffering from trauma and PTSD. I also discovered the incredible positive impact art therapy and the creative arts can have for veterans suffering from these disorders.