CLINICAL ART THERAPY AND ART TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
Clinical Art Therapist, independent contractor, Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. 1998 -
Art Play Love - volunteer assist at Coral Springs Musuem of Art with art therapy activities, serving local
residents who were affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shootings that happened on Valentines
Day, one year prior.
Healing with Art - Serving the Parkland community... Students, teachers, families, friends and all in the
community affected by the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - February 2018. Hosted
by Coral Springs Museum of Art.
Origins of Hope, Lake Worth, FL. 2017 - 2018 (Facility Closed). Clinical art therapist working with
female substance abuse patients.
Erdie Teaching Studios & Galleries, North Miami, FL. 2015 - 2017. Private art classes and gallery
representation for children and young adults.
Erdie Galleries, Wynwood Art District, FL. 2013 - 2015. Private art classes and public art exhibitions for
children and young adults.
Social Mind Center, Davie, Florida. 2012 - 2015. Painting and drawing with children and teens on the
Artists With Autism on an individual basis, Studio 18 in the Pines, Pembroke Pines, Florida.. 2012,
2013. Painting and drawing.
Artists With Autism in workshop setting. 2012. Abstract painting using textural patterns.
American Family Counseling Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 1998. Independent contractor,
outpatient setting. Self portrait drawing.
Populations: Adult females with anorexic and bulimic disorders and dual diagnosis.
South Florida Evaluation and Treatment Center, Miami, Florida. 1996-1998. Locked psychiatric facility.
Populations: Sex offenders, substance abuse dually diagnosed with schizophrenia, not guilty by
reason of insanity, unfit to stand trial adults. Mural making, ceramics, painting, drawing, color
theory, arts & crafts,
Elgin Mental Health Center, Elgin Illinois. 1991-1994. Locked psychiatric facility.
Populations: Chronic schizophrenic, bipolar, geriatric psychiatric, sex offenders. Drawing, painting,
arts & crafts.
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