Alaska Creative Therapies is a professional counseling service that utilizes art and the creative process to promote healing and self enhancement. Alaska Creative Therapies offers individual, couples, family, and group counseling services to a variety of people and ages including children, adolescents, and adults.
Creative art therapies include, but are not limited to, art therapy, music therapy, sandtray, and play therapy. Creative therapies utilize the healing process of creation and expression to help those in need. In addition to theories and techniques used in traditional therapies, art therapy techniques and processes are able to address experiences and evoke responses that traditional talk therapy may be unsuccessful at achieving. Creative art therapies are effective in assisting people who experience mental health and/or behavioral health challenges. Creative therapies can be a successful tool with people of all ages, mental and physical abilities, and face a variety of concerns.