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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 Presents at National Conference

Greg Crosby, art therapy counseling faculty, will lead a workshop on cognitive behavioral group therapy at the American Group Psychotherapy Association national conference in Boston in March 2014.

Sharon Evers Provides 'Colorful Therapy'

Art therapy alum Sharon Evers and her organization, Face in the Mirror Counseling, coordinated an art therapy project at an assisted living care facility - resulting in a mural that now graces the residents' dining area.

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May 17, 2014

Art Therapy Counseling Programs Information Session

You are invited to meet members of the Art Therapy Counseling faculty and learn more about the MA in Art Therapy Counseling program at Marylhurst U...

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June 13, 2014

Hooding Ceremonies: Master's Degree Candidates

The Hooding Ceremony provides a special focus on advanced degree candidates and their accomplishments. Each graduate department will organize a h...

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