Elizabeth VanDerMolen
evandermolen@ben.edu
Phone: (630) 341-2384, (630) 341-2384
Degree Level/Concentration: BA in Fine Arts and Art Education with a concentration in Psychology MS in Art Therapy with a concentration in Counseling

 

Professional Background:
Elizabeth was classically trained in the arts at St. Ambrose University, but also has a unique perspective and skill set from her experience and training as an Art Therapist. She has worked in North, Central and South America with individuals age 2-104 providing artistic experiences to empower, strengthen coping mechanisms, advocate, build community, honor lost loved ones, and provide education. Currently, Elizabeth is providing group art therapy sessions to individuals with epilepsy and conduct research on how art therapy affects these individuals quality of life.