Arts Therapies

Description: As a form of therapy, art programs encourage individuals to achieve self-expression and emotional release by communicating their emotions and conflicts graphically through visual arts (AIRS RP-8000.0500) and Dance Therapy, Drama Therapy, Music Therapy, Poetry Therapy. (AIRS RP-8000)

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Park City, UT

PO Box 981030
Park City, UT 84098-1030
Phone: 801-867-5798
Organization Name: Expressive Therapies Utah
Address: PO Box 981030
Park City, UT 84098-1030
Phone: 801-867-5798
Eligibility: MT credential title recognized by State of Utah
Services Provided: Music therapy and art therapy services provided in intensive care, hospice and palliative care, neurology and outpatient; can assist with pain management, premature infants, psychiatric behavioral health, anxiety, coping skills for individuals and families.
Provider Profiles: Tamara (Tony) Ollerton, MA, SCMT, MT-BC Music Therapist - Board Certified
Ida Yoked, ATR, MPS Registered Art Therapist, Masters of Professional Studies
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Last Updated: 1/5/2015

Salt Lake City, UT

1800 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-867-5798
Address: 1800 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-867-5798
Services Provided: Private practice with board certified music and art therapists serving selected cities in northern and central Utah; serve various populations including psychiatric, hospice, children, elderly, eating disoders, substance abuse, special needs, and medical settings; groups, families, and individual sessions.
Provider Profiles: Tamara (Tony) Ollerton, MA, SCMT, MT-BC Music Therapist - Board Certified
Ida Yoked, ATR, MPS Registered Art Therapist, Masters of Professional Studies
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Last Updated: 1/12/2015
230 South 500 West, Ste. 125
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-328-0703
Organization Name: Art Access / VSA of Utah
Address: 230 South 500 West, Ste. 125
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-328-0703
Fax: 801-328-9868
Eligibility: Children's workshops designed for children whose chronological and/or cognitive age is 5 to 11. Fee reductions possible, varies by program. Down's syndrome, epilepsy, sexual abuse included. Adults of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides arts opportunities and programs for traditionally underserved populations such as individuals with disabilities, the elderly, at-risk youth, and persons living in poverty. Advocates for the necessity of accessible arts programming throughout the state.
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Last Updated: 9/12/2018
1515 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-875-0312
Organization Name: The Therapy Studio
Address: 1515 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-875-0312
Eligibility: Couples, families, and individuals age 4 and up
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Malissa is a licensed marriage and family therapist as well as a board certified art therapist.

Outpatient individual mental health therapy
Outpatient family therapy
Outpatient group therapy
Art Therapy, Parent Coaching, DBT specialization, working through Medical Trauma

Issues Treated:
Fear, worry & anxiety; obsession/compulsions
Sadness, hopelessness, & depression
Inattention & hyperactivity
Rule breaking, defiance, & "acting out"
Severe mood swings & bursts of rage
Autism & related disorders
Eating & body image problems
Chronic pain management
Mental health problems with co-existing chronic medical conditions
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Last Updated: 4/9/2018
250 South 1850 East Room 247
250 South 1850 East Room 241
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-581-7964
Organization Name: University of Utah Health Care
Address: 250 South 1850 East Room 247
250 South 1850 East Room 241
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-581-7964
Eligibility: Children and youth ages 3-18
Services Provided: Family program for children and youth with special needs, providing physical activities in a fun, noncompetitive atmosphere. By working alongside skilled volunteers, the program builds friendships, increases self-esteem, improves motor skills and physical fitness while having fun in a nurturing environment. The key to the success of the U-Fit Program is family involvement. Activities include Aquatics, Art, Dance, Gym.
Provider Profiles: Friday evenings 6-8 pm in West HPER Building (West 116) and in the swimming pool at the University of Utah
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Last Updated: 9/11/2018