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Laura Minato

Laura Minato

Department of Art Therapy Counseling
lminato@marylhurst.edu

Education

MA, Marylhurst University
BS, Western Oregon University

Classes Taught

Art Therapy in the Schools
Clinical Practice: Counseling Skills in Art Therapy Practice

About
Laura Minato is a board certified art therapist and a National Certified Counselor. Her work as an adjunct instructor for Marylhurst University started in 2001 and she has taught several different courses throughout the years. Laura has also been the child development specialist at Beavercreek Elementary School since 1996 where she has occasionally provided practicum and fieldwork supervision for Art Therapy Counseling graduate students. Past experience as a family therapist in residential and outpatient settings have influenced her counseling practice.

Laura is committed to educating others about art therapy through her facilitation of workshops and presentations throughout the community. She is a member of the American Art Therapy Association, the National Education Association, and the Oregon Education Association.

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Greg Crosby Trains Group Therapists

Greg Crosby, art therapy and human sciences faculty, taught a one-day course at the American Group Psychotherapy Association's national conference in San Francisco in February 2015.

Elsbeth Knott Presents at AATA Conference

Art therapy counseling alum Elsbeth Knott will present Art Therapy for a Traumatized Adolescent with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the American Art Therapy Association's national conference in July 2015.

Calendar

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May 04, 2015 – May 31, 2015

Streff Gallery: Art Therapy Faculty

Exhibition: Works by art therapy counseling faculty.

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June 02, 2015 – June 30, 2015

Streff Gallery: Art Therapy Student Show

Exhibition: Works by students in the art therapy counseling program.

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June 18, 2015

Art Therapy Open House

Graduating art therapy students will give presentations on art therapy projects with children and adults. Faculty will be available for informal di...

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