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Art Therapy Activity: Love Your Body Day Poster

Love Your Body Day is October 14. This important event was started by the National Organization of Women because in their words: "Every day, in so many ways, the beauty industry (and the media in general) tell women and girls that being admired, envied and desired based on their looks is a primary function of true womanhood. The beauty template women are expected to follow is extremely narrow, unrealistic and frequently hazardous to their health. The Love Your Body campaign challenges the … Continue reading...

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Art Therapy, Trafficking and Slavery: Utilizing the Arts to Help Heal Trauma

Slavery survivors are working with members of the United States Senate to end human slavery and trafficking. The survivors want senate members to regulate the foreign labors recruitment process. Besides that, they are also stressing the need for art therapy and other rehabilitative services. The Human Rights Watch and Save the Children are two organizations that use art therapy to help trauma victims move on with their lives. These organizations understand how sexual violence can impact a … Continue reading...

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