Julia holds a Masters of Professional Studies in Art Therapy from the School of Visual Arts and is licensed in New York to practice psychotherapy and art therapy. Her prior experience in art therapy ranges from work with children and families, adolescents, adults with mental illness, developmental disabilities and sensory impairments. She has worked in schools and clinical settings. She has also co-curated several client exhibitions and maintains her own art practice as a collage artist. Julia makes personal art as a means to experience and understand the impact art has on emotional health and well-being. Julia was recently awarded a Fulbright scholarship to do research on art therapy in Latvia in 2019-2020.
Julia Volonts MA, LCAT