At Seton Hill we provide the theory, skills, and supervised experience needed to practice art therapy effectively with diverse clients in a variety of settings. Our graduates have worked in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, alternative educational settings, prisons, homeless shelters, juvenile detention centers, residential group homes, day treatment centers, halfway houses, burn centers, pediatric hospitals, rehabilitation centers, sheltered workshops, drug and alcohol treatment centers, and in private practice.
Becoming Registered and Board Certified in Art Therapy
Supervised Art Therapy Hours
Art Therapy Registration (ATR Status)
Art Therapy Board Certification (ATR-BC status)
The Art Therapy Credentials Board (ATCB) can provide detailed information about supervised art therapy hours, ATR status and the Art Therapy Board Certification exam.
Becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania
Supervised Counseling Hours
Counseling Licensure (LPC Status)
The Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors can provide detailed information on becoming a licensed counselor in Pennsylvania. Applicants to Seton Hill's program who are interested in obtaining counseling licensure in states other than Pennsylvania are encouraged to research the education, experience, and examination requirements needed to obtain a license in their state of choice.
Application of Hours to Different Credentials
All experience hours that meet designated criteria and are supervised by appropriate personnel may be "double counted" toward both Art Therapy Registration and Professional Counseling Licensure.