How Art Therapy May Help Children Raised in Poverty, Violence, and Other Trauma
The Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center was featured in a Dec. 20 Philadelphia Inquirer
story about its art therapy program. The story quoted Center Director Patricia Gerrity, PhD,
a professor and associate dean for community programs in the College of Nursing and Health Professions; Lindsay Edwards,
associate dean for community health in the College of Nursing and Health Professions and 11th Street’s director of creative arts therapy; Sandra Bloom, MD,
an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health; and Daniel Taylor, MD,
an associate professor in the College of Medicine and director of community pediatrics and child advocacy at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children.