Buckeye Art Therapy Association
33rd ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM
Artwork by Lisa D. Hinz
Implications of Research in Art Therapy Practice
September 18, 19, 20, 2014
Lisa D. Hinz, Ph.D., ATRDr. Hinz is a licensed clinical psychologist and a registered art therapist. She was working in her first job as a clinical psychologist at the University of Louisville Counseling Center when she was asked to supervise an art therapy student. After witnessing the power of art to reveal and heal, Dr. Hinz returned to graduate school and earned a post-doctoral certificate in art therapy at the University of Louisville. She is currently an adjunct professor in the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods Master of Arts degree program in art therapy.
For more than 25 years, Dr. Hinz has focused her clinical work on using art therapy to help people with eating disorders and addictions and has published professional articles and presented research papers on the subjects. She is the author of Drawing from Within: Using Art to Treat Eating Disorders, published in 2006 by Jessica Kingsley Press, and Expressive Therapies Continuum: A Framework for Using Art in Therapy, published in 2009 by Routledge. Dr. Hinz works in the Lifestyle Medicine Program at the Saint Helena Hospital Center for Health and also maintains a private practice.
When she is not working, Dr. Hinz enjoys creating her own art, writing, and hiking in the beautiful Napa Valley.