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Betsy Graziadei MPS ATR-BC, is a Registered and Board Certified Art Therapist with the American Art Therapy Association and the Art Therapy Credentials Board. Betsy received her Masters in Professional Studies in Art Therapy and Creativity Development from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY in 1995 and her B. A. in Psychology at St Michaels College in 1990. Betsy is currently a Board Member of the VT Pediatric Palliative Care Program, has served as President of the Art Therapy Association of Vermont as well as the New York Art Therapy Association and the New York Coalition of Creative Arts Therapies.
She has also been an Adjunct Faculty member at Long Island University and Burlington College.
Betsy has trained and worked extensively in diverse educational and healthcare institutions serving individuals throughout the lifespan with major medical and mental health conditions from which to cope, recover and be well.
Betsy has consulted in private practice and facilitated professional development workshops and courses for healthcare professionals, clinicians and educators for over twenty five years. She maintains a strong foundation in early childhood development and mental health throughout the lifespan and specializes in the assessment and treatment of toxic and traumatic stress and the related neuro-developmental symptoms that impact daily functioning. Betsy offers the opportunity for us to better know the non verbal and creative regulation options to reset problematic stress response patterns for individuals, families and as well for organizations seeking wellness and productivity within the professional setting.