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Laura Minato

Laura Minato

Department of Art Therapy Counseling
lminato@marylhurst.edu

Education

MA, Marylhurst University
BS, Western Oregon University

Classes Taught

Art Therapy in the Schools
Clinical Practice: Counseling Skills in Art Therapy Practice

About
Laura Minato is a board certified art therapist and a National Certified Counselor. Her work as an adjunct instructor for Marylhurst University started in 2001 and she has taught several different courses throughout the years. Laura has also been the child development specialist at Beavercreek Elementary School since 1996 where she has occasionally provided practicum and fieldwork supervision for Art Therapy Counseling graduate students. Past experience as a family therapist in residential and outpatient settings have influenced her counseling practice.

Laura is committed to educating others about art therapy through her facilitation of workshops and presentations throughout the community. She is a member of the American Art Therapy Association, the National Education Association, and the Oregon Education Association.

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Greg Crosby Trains Group Therapists

Greg Crosby, art therapy and human sciences faculty, taught a one-day course at the American Group Psychotherapy Association's national conference in San Francisco in February 2015.

Elsbeth Knott Presents at AATA Conference

Art therapy counseling alum Elsbeth Knott will present Art Therapy for a Traumatized Adolescent with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the American Art Therapy Association's national conference in July 2015.

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June 19, 2015

Hooding Ceremonies: Master's Degree Candidates

The Hooding Ceremony provides a special focus on advanced degree candidates and their accomplishments. Each graduate department will organize a h...

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July 25, 2015

Graduate Programs Information Session

Learn about Marylhurst's graduate degree programs. We offer master's degrees in: Applied Pastoral Theology, Art Therapy Counseling, Business Admin...

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