Aria received her Masters in Creative Arts Therapy from Pratt Institute in her hometown of Brooklyn. Aria meets her clients where they are and focuses on creating a safe and welcoming space. She is interested in the empowerment of all of her clients and is specifically interested in working with anxiety, trauma and generational trauma. Aria also holds a BFA in Photography from SUNY Purchase and worked as a professional photographer for over a decade. She was also a teaching artist in NYC public schools and runs her own photo groups for teens. Aria infuses all of her work with her holistic upbringing, her studies in nutrition, yoga and Ayurveda, as well as her experience working with a vast range of art materials.
Aria Rivera, MPS, LCAT-lp