What is Group Art Therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy


Art therapy is a form of expressive therapy and is often combined with traditional psychotherapeutic techniques as a way of integrating the creative process and the therapeutic process. Group process includes discussion time for reflecting on the images.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Support mental / emotional health 3 1
Borderline personality disorder 1 1
Complex post-traumatic stress disorder 1 0
Promote relaxation 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Group Art Therapy

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Group Art Therapy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Completed the number of sessions covered by my insurance 1
Expense 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped going to Group Art Therapy


Stopped going to Group Art Therapy

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Group Art Therapy.