Art Therapist - 8 Week After School Program


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Tue Apr 17, 2018 05:00 PM - Tue Jun 05, 2018 06:30 PM


1240 S Damen AveChicago, IL 60608


Direct the The Simple Good’s 8 week Art program ( at the Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC). The art therapist will with work the CAC therapist to meet the needs of children who have faced abuse.

  • Supervise and direct the activities of the program curriculum; co-facilitate once a week after school art therapy groups and small group activities in an atmosphere where students are actively engaged in experiences enhancing their recovery from trauma
  • Co-lead 1.5 hour weekly classes using TSG Curriculum
  • Co-lead interactive art therapy groups that foster the development of goals
  • Use didactic and experiential models to facilitate better understanding of the benefits of self-expression from personal perspective as well as contribute to self-care and trauma healing


  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Visual Arts
  • Youth Services

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 24
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 weeks
  • Masters Degree in Art Therapy At least 1 year experience working with children from diverse backgrou

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