ABOUT ME

Professional 

Information
 

I am a contract art therapist working the the DC Metropolitan area, specializing in memory care issues and the needs of elderly clients.  I lead group and individual art therapy sessions for seniors.  I have a Master's degree in Art Therapy and am a Licensed Clinical Professional Art Therapist (LCPAT) in the state of Maryland and a Board Certified Art Therapist (ATR-BC) with the Art Therapy Credentials Board (atcb.org).  I am also a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) through the National Certification Council for Dementia Practitioners.

Work

Experience
 

In addition to contract art therapy sessions, I have worked for several years providing activities for seniors.  I work with residents in facilities or in their homes who experience various cognitive, physical, and emotional needs, including Alzheimer's/dementia and Parkinson's Disease.  I am a Certified Activity Director (ADC) and a trained Virtual Dementia Tour facilitator.

 

 

Skills

CPR/First Aid Certified

Certified Activity Director

Virtual Dementia Tour facilitator

Trained in Dementia Care

 

Education

The George Washington University

Master of Arts, Art Therapy

2010

 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Bachelor of Science, Psychology

2008

 

 

Call

301-859-0440
 

6203 Executive Blvd

Rockville, MD 20852

 

© 2017 by Annie Holscher