Medical Art Therapy Workshop with Susanne Bifano

Start Date: March 08 2017 - 09:00 AM

End Date: March 08 2017 - 12:00 PM

Audience: Student, Faculty and Staff

Category: Lectures

Location: C-203

Description:

Medical Art Therapy; Lecture and Hands-on Workshop with Susanne Bifano. Art therapy and Nursing students are encouraged to participate. space is limited RSVP to sgonzalez@qcc.cuny.edu

Susanne M. Bifano is a graduate from Pratt Institute's Undergraduate Painting and Graduate Art Therapy programs. She brings fine and conceptual art practices into the art therapy settings. Susanne's work in the South Bronx focused on family therapy and community development through building mentoring relationships with local youth. In 2008 Susanne was awarded the Culturally Responsive Professionals in Early Childhood Disabilities grant from the University of Miami, graduating with her Masters in Early Childhood Special Education. She implemented her research in collaboration with the Girls Advocacy Project at the Miami-Dade Department Of Juvenile Justice on 'Pregnant Teens Accessing Community Resources After Discharge from Juvenile Detention. Ms. Bifano currently works as an art therapist in the hospital setting for a child life program in New York City

 


Contact Name: Susan Gonzalez

Contact Phone: 718.631.6395

Contact Email: sgonzalez@qcc.cuny.edu

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