NAIMAH THOMAS
ARTIST / ART THERAPIST, MAAT

Clinical Practicum Experience

Cermak Health Services of Cook County – Expressive Arts Therapist
10.2015 – 05.2016
Chicago, IL

Youth Opportunity United – Clinical Art Therapy Intern / Art Therapy Program Developer
Population – Positive Youth Focused Non-for-Profit (8 – 17 years of age)
08.2015 – 06.2016
Evanston, IL

A Long Walk Home – Creative Arts Therapy Summer GIRL/Friends Institute Intern
Population –Gender – Based Violence Organization
05.2015 – 08.2015
Chicago, IL

Yellowbrick Residential Program – Expressive Arts Therapy Intern
Population – Residential Treatment Facility (17 – 35 years of age)
10.2015 – 05.2016
Chicago, IL


Education

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Master of Arts in Art Therapy
08.2014– 05.2016
                                   
Columbia College Chicago- Bachelor of Arts and Science
08.2000 – 06.2005


 
Publications

Rough Drafts: ;
Art Therapy in Correctional and Community Settings
Summer 2016


Professional Development

Rape Victim Advocates- 56-hour medical advocacy training
Summer 2015
 
Mental Health First Aid Training
Fall 2014

   
Memberships

For the People: Artist Collective, 2016 - Current
American Art Therapy Association, 2016 - Current
Illinois Art Therapy Association, 2014 - Current
School of the Art Institute Student Art Therapy Group, 2014 - Current
School of the Art Institute Student Wellness Group, 2014 - 2016
    

Faciliated Workshops 

Self-Care Through Art Therapy
A Work Place Series 

​2016


Navigating Spaces
Art Therapy in Correctional Settings

​2016

Profile of An Upstander
​2015 



                                  
    

    
    
    

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