Linda Siegel is a NY licensed and board certified art therapist, a NY licensed Minister of Spiritual Counseling, a certified child and adolescent psychotherapist, certified parent-infant psychotherapist, and a certified psychoanalytic couples psychotherapist. She is a full-time tenured professor at Pratt Institute in the Graduate Creative Arts Therapy Department, where she was formerly art therapy program director. She has taught art therapy in the Dominican Republic, where she created an introductory art therapy program and has taught and presented clinical work in Argentina, Chile, the UK, and throughout the US. She has 34 years of experience working with a variety of populations in clinics,, hospitals, schools, and in a private psychotherapy practice in Brooklyn, NY, and more recently, Beacon NY. Ms Siegel is a published author and an exhibiting artist. She will begin her Doctoral studies in 2020.