ERIC Number: EJ506250
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
The Use of Art Therapy in Treatment Programs to Promote Spiritual Recovery from Addiction.
Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, v12 n1 p46-50 1995
Illustrates the relationship between art therapy, spirituality, and recovery supported by the philosophy of Alcoholic Anonymous, and offers a model in which art therapy can be used in treatment programs to facilitate spiritual recovery from addiction. Discusses personal experiences related to the use of art therapy for assisting in addiction recovery. (JPS)
Descriptors: Art Therapy, Drug Addiction, Drug Rehabilitation, Higher Education, Personal Narratives, Spirituality, Therapy
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Art and Medicine."