McGraw Fellowship Toward Diversity in the Field of Art Therapy

Art Therapist Fellowship 2022-2023                  

Art Therapy Studio, located in Cleveland, OH, is looking for a diverse dynamic individual who is interested in learning from and working with established art therapists in a variety of clinical settings. This year-long fellowship is designed to increase diversity in the field of art therapy by offering early career support and training to attract and retain individuals from underrepresented and marginalized groups.  

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Provide art therapy to assigned sites and groups at the discretion of the Clinical Director 

  • Engage in a rigorous learning plan with job shadowing of seasoned art therapists 

  • Work on various administrative tasks in an office setting 

JOB BENEFITS: 

  • 32 hours/week  

  • $600 weekly stipend  

  • Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, and Paid Time Off  

  • Eligible to be hired as a permanent Full-Time Art Therapist with Art Therapy Studio after one year fellowship.  

  •  Supervision provided to secure post-graduation credentials 

QUALIFICATIONS:  

To be eligible for this Fellowship position the applicant needs to be within one to two years of graduation of a master’s level AATA (American Art Therapy Association) approved accredited art therapy program.  

PREFERENCES GIVEN TO: 

  • Applicants who come from underrepresented populations in the field of art therapy, including LGBTQ+, BIPOC, individuals with disabilities, and cis-gender males 

  • Applicants who are able to receive a recommendation letter from a past employer, professor, or internship supervisor 

  • Applicants who have satisfactorily completed an internship with Art Therapy Studio  

HOW TO APPLY: 

To apply submit the following required documents to: info@arttherapystudio.org 

  • Resume 

  • At least 2 references 

  • A letter outlining your professional goals as an art therapist  

APPLICATION EMAIL INSTRUCTIONS: 

  • Email subject line- “McGraw Fellowship_Your First Name Your Last Name.” 

  • Attach and label each above document as a pdf according to the following example 

“Resume Your First Name Your Last Name”  

*Application documents should be sent as a separate pdf* 

Deadline to Apply is May 16th, with Interviews beginning June. Position to be filled no later than June 15th.