art therapy(redirected from Sensory art therapies)
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Psychotherapy that incorporates the production of visual art, such as painting or sculpture, in order to understand and express one's feelings.
Using the spontaneous creation of art as a means of self-expression in order to improve emotional well-being. Individuals are encouraged by a therapist to express their feelings through collage-making, drawing, modeling, painting, or sculpting.