Art Therapist Cover Letter

Art Therapist Cover Letter

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What to include in a Cover Letter
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Company Address
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Salutation
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Compelling Details
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Respectful Closing

How to Write the Art Therapist Cover Letter

2739 Ruecker Underpass
Kunzefurt, PA 88390-6601
Dear Sam Marvin,

I am excited to be applying for the position of art therapist. Please accept this letter and the attached resume as my interest in this position.

In the previous role, I was responsible for regular art therapy visits to patients in caseload, creating and implementing appropriate art.

My experience is an excellent fit for the list of requirements in this job:

  • Requires mature professionalism and delivery of culturally relevant Art Therapy curriculum which embraces a foundation of health promotion
  • Preferred experience with pediatrics/medical art therapy
  • Successful completion of CPR Certification prior to employment and successful completion of Preventative Management Aggressive Behavior Training (SAMA) prior to assisting with a restraining procedure and within 90 days of employment
  • Eligible for professional certification or licensure with state or national professional affiliation preferred, if applicable
  • Previous experience working in a clinical setting preferred
  • Masters level training from an AATA approved Art Therapy program
  • Previous experience in an inpatient psychiatric setting preferred
  • Art Therapy Registered (ART) or Art Therapy Registered – Board Certified (ATR-BC)

Thank you for your time and consideration.

Sincerely,

Ryan McKenzie

Responsibilities for Art Therapist Cover Letter

Art therapist responsible for opportunities for and facilitates a variety of group and individual art and/or music therapy experiences which are developmentally appropriate.

LCAT license
Experience in group therapy
Credentials and/or documented specialization in art therapy
Strong assessment skills as related to specific needs for Art Therapy interventions (coping strategies, pain management, end of life)
Documents art therapy sessions and groups
Knowledge of state and federal regulations regarding healthcare funding, civil commitments, child abuse, vulnerable adults
Previous experience working with older adults and/or individuals with mental health issues preferred
MS in therapeutic recreation, art therapy, music therapy or related field with eligibility for licensure as LPC/LCSW and/or activity therapy certification and/or licensure

Art Therapist Examples

Example #1

Example of Art Therapist Cover Letter

543 Dorian Isle
Mullerhaven, MO 09982
Dear River Streich,

I submit this application to express my sincere interest in the art therapist position.

In my previous role, I was responsible for group and individual art therapy sessions to patients.

My experience is an excellent fit for the list of requirements in this job:

  • Experience in an Alternative School setting or hospital setting would be accepted
  • Clinical experience in treating individuals who have experienced trauma, physical or emotional, or changes in body image or physical functioning is preferred
  • Experience in treating patients in a wide age range from school aged to adolescence preferred
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime as necessary
  • Able to demonstrate competency and a basic knowledge of age specific criteria in the patient populations served within the introductory period
  • Behavioral Health - Chemical Dependency Preferred
  • Clinical Orientation Preferred
  • Demonstrates clinical proficiency

I really appreciate you taking the time to review my application for the position of art therapist.

Sincerely,

Story Blick

Example #2

Example of Art Therapist Cover Letter

8269 Yost Springs
Waelchiville, IA 61066-1677
Dear Tatum Cremin,

I submit this application to express my sincere interest in the art therapist position.

In my previous role, I was responsible for positive constructive feedback to a variety of game art disciplines including, environments, characters, VFX, lighting, animation and outsourced art.

Please consider my experience and qualifications for this position:

  • Knowledge specific to carrying out treatment programs based on program plans and select appropriate activities to meet treatment goals and evaluate effectiveness
  • Knowledge specific to providing rehabilitation services and interventions derived from individualized treatment plans
  • Knowledge specific to providing support or leading clinical group
  • Knowledge specific to tracking and reporting patients' progress toward their individual treatment goals
  • Knowledge specific to reassessing patient treatment goals by modifying, adapting, and progressively updating an Interdisciplinary Treatment Plan as an active member of an Interdisciplinary Treatment Team
  • Knowledge specific to developing and writing Program Plans for individual groups or treatment services conducted as established by policies and coordinating these plans with the overall clinical programming goals
  • Knowledge specific to completing clinical assessments in accordance with Art, Music or Recreational Therapy professional standards
  • Certified Therapeutic Recreation specialist (CTRS), or other professional discipline certification when used in Recreation Therapy activities

Thank you in advance for reviewing my candidacy for this position.

Sincerely,

Lennox Wolff

Example #3

Example of Art Therapist Cover Letter

5940 Augustina Circle
East Blanchchester, WV 21688
Dear Quinn Hane,

In response to your job posting for art therapist, I am including this letter and my resume for your review.

In the previous role, I was responsible for art therapy groups for patients and documents the process in the patient record in accordance with facility procedures.

I reviewed the requirements of the job opening and I believe my candidacy is an excellent fit for this position. Some of the key requirements that I have extensive experience with include:

  • Adequate physical and mental health in order to provide all types of treatment
  • National Council on Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC)
  • Registered Therapist with the American Art Therapy Association preferred
  • Knowledge of art supplies and dangers as it relates to population served
  • ATR registration eligible
  • ATR registered
  • Experience in music or art therapy
  • Previous experience working in a clinical setting

Thank you for taking your time to review my application.

Sincerely,

Riley Nikolaus

Example #4

Example of Art Therapist Cover Letter

82979 Elfreda Throughway
Port Bethanieberg, ID 37481-8704
Dear Baylor Dickens,

Please consider me for the art therapist opportunity. I am including my resume that lists my qualifications and experience.

In the previous role, I was responsible for art direction and design for special projects across a variety of platforms and media.

Please consider my experience and qualifications for this position:

  • Unrestricted license to practice in the State of employment ( LPC, LCSW, LMFT, LMHC, Certification in Art Therapy)
  • Otherwise qualified, to perform the primary functions
  • Working knowledge of the psychiatric process and its relationship to arts, crafts, sports, games, small/large group activities
  • Preferred experience in Art Therapy
  • Preferred experience in pediatric mental health
  • Preferred experience in group therapy
  • Be registered as an Art Therapist (ATR-P) by Art Therapy Credentials Board, inc. or acquire registration within first 6 months
  • Knowledge basic computer skills and a willingness to learn new technologies as they are introduced into the workplace

Thank you in advance for taking the time to read my cover letter and to review my resume.

Sincerely,

Jordan Gibson

Example #5

Example of Art Therapist Cover Letter

14232 Stephan Ferry
Port Normanmouth, WY 65868-1118
Dear Shiloh Lueilwitz,

I submit this application to express my sincere interest in the art therapist position.

In my previous role, I was responsible for positive constructive feedback to a variety of game art disciplines including, UI, environments, characters, VFX, lighting, animation and outsourced art.

Please consider my experience and qualifications for this position:

  • An understanding, experience, and knowledge of working with a variety of art media and techniques in both individual and group experiences
  • An understanding, knowledge, and experience of working with a variety of art media, techniques and technology
  • Works within the structure of the expressive arts program in both budget allocation and staffing
  • Follows established procedures and policies related to infection control and patient safety
  • Registered Art Therapist License, CTRS, or MT-BC
  • Board Certification (ATR-BC) from the Art Therapy Credentials Board in alignment with the American Art Therapy Association
  • Certification in Art Therapy
  • Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training within 60 days of hire, and refreshed annually

Thank you for taking your time to review my application.

Sincerely,

Emery Effertz

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