Presentation @AATA 47th Annual Conference Baltimore, MD (July 6-10, 2016)

By Chioma Anah, EdD, ATR, NCC, LCPC, ACS

The 47th Annual American Art Therapy Association Conference, was held in Baltimore, MD from July 6-10, 2016, at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. The theme of the conference, Art Therapy: Integrating Creativity, Healing & Professionalism, considered, “the art therapist’s role within the greater health community, our creative roots, and the benefits of the art process…” (AATA President-Donna Betts, PhD, ATR-BC- 2016).


I was so very honored to be a presenter.



Presentation Topic:

Baltimore Uprising/Freddie Gray: An Artist’s Creative Journey towards Clarity and Healing (presented on Thursday, July 7, 2016).



Thank you to all those who came to hear the presentation, and participated in the very important discussion about racial and social justice.

Please continue the conversations.

Thank you,

Dr. Anah

Art Heals- Copyright 3-7-2015 by Chioma Anah
Art Heals- Copyright 2015 by Chioma Anah


Author: percepta therapeutic

PerceptA Therapeutic and Training Center, LLC is located in Baltimore, Maryland, and provides individual and group psychotherapy, and counseling, art as therapy, training, supervision, and consultation services. Dr. Chioma Anah, Ed.D., ATR, NCC, LCPC, ACS is a Registered Art Therapist, National Certified Counselor, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (Maryland), Approved Clinical Supervisor, and Founder & CEO of PerceptA Therapeutic and Training Center, LLC in Baltimore, Maryland. She has over 15 years experience in the clinical field working with adults, adolescents and children, and is a Board Approved Supervisor in Clinical Professional Counseling.