Amy Morrison, PhD, ATR-BC, LMHC
Core Faculty, CMHC Program, AU New England
Amy has taught in higher education for 15 years, is an active artist and has a private practice. Amy specializes in individual therapy for adults, adolescents and children age 5 and older and provides family therapy with all ages.
She is an advocate for experiential and transformative learning and has presented nationally and internationally on these topics. In therapy sessions and in the classroom Amy creates a warm, nurturing, responsive environment where people feel listened to and leave with practical skills to improve their life situation.
Amy holds a Doctorate in Expressive Therapy from Lesley University. She is a Board Certified, Registered Art Therapist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor.
Amy’s research interests include children’s art making for health and expression, empowerment, creativity, children’s rights, healthy development for girls and boys, and ethics. Amy has a particular clinical interest in attachment psychology, wellness and parenting, and life transitions during adulthood. Amy provides professional supervision for art therapists and clinicians working toward licensure for mental health counseling.