Organization & Staff

The Art Therapy Studio is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing innovative
therapeutic art programs designed to encourage the healing power of art. (
See About Us)

Art Therapy Studio Administrative Staff:
Karen B. Peterson, MA - Interim Director
Linda S. Merriam, MAA - Development and Business Manager
Lynn C. Lee - Communications and Office Manager

Art Therapy Studio Clinical Staff:
Deborah Carl, MA, CPRP, Art Therapist
Denise Cooper, MA, ATR-BC, PCC
Maria D'Amico, MA, ATR, PC
Kim Gazella, MA, ATR
Amber McElreath, MA, LPC, Art Therapist
Rosalia Rozsahegyi, MA, LPAT, ATR-BC
Kate Strazisar, MA, ATR-BC, LSW

See Staff Biographies

The Art Therapy Studio is governed by a Board of Trustees.  2014 trustees:

Maura L. Hughes, President
Chris Treu, Vice President
Wanda Shippy, Secretary
Jim Graham, Treasurer

Dwight M. Allgood Jr.
Lorie Davenport
Brett Shaheen
Kelly Skeat
Jay Valerian
Veronica Wright

See Board Biographies

Mary K. (Mickie) McGraw, Honorary Member & Co-Founder
George Streeter, MD  (1916-2013), Honorary Member & Co-Founder)
Carol Kelley  (Honorary Member)

2013 Annual Report includes financials, as well as a listing of donors and volunteers.
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12200 Fairhill Road              Cleveland, OH  44120              216.791.9303
SINCE 1967