About Me

  • Student Member of AATQ
  • M.A. student Art Therapy, Concordia
  • Bac es Art, UQAM
  • Degree in Pastoral Counselling, ITF
  • College degree in Early Childhood Education

Experience

  • Group and Individual therapy
  • Workshops
  • Socio-professional reintegration
  • Addictions & Mental health issues
  • Support for victims of sexual abuse
Development of a Spritually Focussed Art Therapy Program for Addiction Recovery

Clientele

  • Adults 
  • Children
  • Teens
  • Community organizations
  • Schools and educational settings
  • Professional settings
  • Addiction recovery groups
  • Etc.

Bio

Samantha Dobbin is an art therapist intern from Concordia University, graduating in May 2021.  In the past 2 years in the program she has gained experience working with adults, and adolescents.  Her present and previous experience includes early childhood education, mental health, socio-professional reintegration as well as sexual abuse and addiction recovery. She uses mostly an integrated approach to art therapy.  As her research thesis, Samantha proposed a Spiritually Focussed Art Therapy Program for adults in Addiction RecoveryShe carries a passion for helping people reach better mental and spiritual health as well as for the accessibility of such services for all. 

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