Julia Hanna Arts Therapist

Julia Hanna Arts Therapist

Services

Art therapy assessment
Initial parent consultation
Visual arts therapy
Sand tray therapy
Dance/Movement Therapy
Mindfulness techniques for anxiety
Parent review meetings
Resources for parents

Services

Art therapy assessment
Initial parent consultation
Visual arts therapy
Sand tray therapy
Dance/Movement Therapy
Mindfulness techniques for anxiety
Parent review meetings
Resources for parents

Julia has a special something, a gift to connect with kids. I am so grateful that she set aside her job as a respected teacher to share her talents with kids through art therapy. One of my first and lasting recollections of Julia is her genuine affection and enjoyment in being with the kids in her care. It radiates from Julia and they respond in kind with shared looks and smiles, checking to see if she’s watching. I also cannot think of a greater gift to give my eldest son than this time in the art space Julia creates where Max’s* anxiety seemed to fall away and his ideas take flight in his art (leaving him with much to talk about on the drive home). Art therapy has also been great for my 9-year-old who is yet to develop fluent speech. He still has a lot to tell me about his art, just in his own way – and it’s a delight to share with him. I’d recommend that parents explore art therapy, mainly for the reason described in the following quote from the movie, The Kings Speech – “Because I have a right to be heard. I have a voice!