Art therapy is currently a self-regulated field in Canada. However, to be able to be a Professional or Registered member of CATA, you must have graduated from an approved art therapy program.
Become an Art Therapist
In Canada, an undergraduate degree in fine arts, psychology, social work or counselling is required before entering one of the art therapy programs.
Art Therapy Schools
It is recommended to have art and psychology courses. These programs include post-graduate diplomas, graduate diplomas and Master’s degree programs.
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We bring together art therapists to raise standards and advance art therapy.