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Pat Jenkins, MA is an Art Therapist working in the Portland, OR area. She has been utilizing Art Therapy to enrich the lives of clients with physical and mental health challenges for the past 17 years.In Portland she has worked with people of all ages at Quest Intergrative Health Center, NAMI of Multnomah County, RoseHaven for Women, the Alzheimer’s Association, Magnolia Innovative Senior Living, as well as private practice.Pat is a founding member of the Creative Arts Therapies Association of Portland (CATAPDX.com) where art, music, dance, and drama therapists share their vision and creativity, promote community education and create conferences designedto introduce the Creativity Therapies to a wider range of health care providers, mentor students, and support legislation towards state licensure for Creative Arts Therapists.Personal statement:”The power of using one’s creativity can enhance any life experience, bringing enjoyment, self confidence, insight, and amazing discoveries of the ability of Art/Creativity towards well being.”

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