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Recent studies have shown that using art as a therapeutic tool for mental issues disorders can be very effective. A local arts organization in Florida is doing its part to help individuals in Fort Pierce, FL, by using visual arts and performing arts. Art for a Cause utilizes the skills of local artists to reach people of all ages in the community who might not otherwise benefit from this type of therapy.

Benefits of Art Therapy

Many people who suffer from mental health disorders may not always be able to communicate what they are going through to those around them. Using various forms of art to express feelings, thoughts and experiences is helpful to these individuals who may feel misunderstood and have difficulty communicating. Although not a substitute for traditional therapies such as professional counseling and medications, art therapy can be helpful for some individuals. Below are some ways in which this type of therapy can aid in the treatment of certain mental health disorders:

  • The creative process helps individuals to relax and relieve stress.
  • Individuals become more self-aware as they explore the inner world of their thoughts and feelings.
  • Being in a group setting helps the individuals to develop their social skills.
  • Finishing an art project contributes to the individual’s sense of accomplishment and boosts self-esteem.
  • This type of therapy can be a way to help the individual manage their symptoms and behavior.

Discovering Better Mental Health

You can learn more about the various types of mental health treatment options that can bolster your Fort Pierce loved one’s ability to heal from their mental health disorder today. Our admissions coordinators are standing by to take your call and assist you. Call now.

Fort Pierce Treatment Centers

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Case Management Services
709 South 5th Street
Fort Pierce FL, 34950

West Palm Beach VAMC (Fort Pierce Clinic)
727 N US 1
Fort Pierce FL, 34950

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Human Resources
4500 West Midway Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Purchasing
4500 West Midway Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Pharmacy
4500 West Midway Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast (St. Lucie County Outpatient Branch)
709 S 5th St
Fort Pierce FL, 34950

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Community Advocacy Team
709 South 5th Street
Fort Pierce FL, 34950

Western Judicial Services Inc
3528 Okeechobee Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34947

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast, Inc. (Recovery Support Services)
404 Ixoria Ave
Fort Pierce FL, 34982

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast
4500 W Midway Rd
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Outpatient Services
4500 West Midway Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Medical Records
4500 West Midway Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

Lawnwood Pavilion Mental Health Services (Lawnwood Pavilion Mental Health Services)
1860 N Lawnwood Circle
Fort Pierce FL, 34950

New Horizons Of-Treasure Coast
2806 S Us Highway 1 # Centre
Fort Pierce FL, 34982

New Horizons of the Treasure Coast Inc – Fact Team
2806 South US Highway 1
Fort Pierce FL, 34982

Suncoast Mental Health Center, Inc.
2814 S US Hwy 1 Ste D4
Fort Pierce FL, 34982

Florida Center for Recovery
3451 West Midway Road
Fort Pierce FL, 34981

Lawnwood Pavilion Mental Health Services – Medical Records
Fort Pierce FL, 34945

FT. PIERCE COMMUNITY HEALTH CTR
1505 DELAWARE AVE
Fort Pierce FL, 34950
http://www.fchcinc.org

Lawnwood Pavilion Mental Health Services
1860 N Lawnwood Cir
Fort Pierce FL, 34950