About Rachel

Rachel obtained her Master's in Art Therapy and Mental Health Counseling from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and has 4 years experience working with children, adolescents and adults in this capacity. She has worked alongside various populations of individuals with varying diagnosis; these include: anxiety and depressive disorders, mood and personality disorders, schizophrenia spectrum, autism spectrum, cognitive and neuro-developmental disorders, attachment disorders, grief and bereavement, PTSD, and acute and chronic trauma. She has worked in various settings including educational, psychiatric hospitals, in home, NGO's, prisons and shelters.  Rachel has a license to practice both art therapy and mental health counseling as well as GMI Music Imagery Certification. She is in process of obtaining an Expressive Art Therapy and Trauma Informed Care certification. 

Training and Certifications

American Art Therapy Association ATR Registration (USA) * in progress

Pennsylvania State LPC Mental Health Counseling Certification (USA) *in progress

 

GMI Guided Music Imagery Level 2 Certification (USA)

Expressive Art Therapy and Trauma-Informed Care Certification (USA) *in progress

Education 

Master's in Art Therapy and Mental Health Counseling

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania 

Edinboro, Pennsylvania 

Bachelor's of Fine Art in Painting/Printmaking and Art Education 

Tyler School of Art/Temple University 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Rachel Elizabeth Szewczuk, MA ATR

Art Therapist and Mental Health Counselor
LotusandOrchid1@gmail.com