Second Lady Karen Pence, Art Therapy: Healing with the Heart
TALLAHASSEE, Florida, October 18, 2017 — Karen Pence, Second Lady of the United States, announces her new initiative Art Therapy: Healing with the Heart at Florida State University, home to a nationally acclaimed art therapy graduate education program.
The Second Lady wants to achieve three goals with her initiative:
- To elevate the profession so that people understand that art therapy is a mental health profession, and not arts and crafts;
- To help people understand that art therapy is an option for various conditions, illnesses, and life experiences; and
- To encourage young people to go into the profession.