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Clinical Research Director for Creative Forces

Donna Betts, PhD, ATR-BC, serves as the Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Clinical Research Director for Creative Forces®: National Endowment for the Arts’ Military Healing Arts Network. From 2015–2017 she was President of the American Art Therapy Association. She was on the faculty of the George Washington University Graduate Art Therapy Program from 2009 – 2018 as an Associate Professor and Research Director. A Board-Certified art therapist since 2002, Dr. Betts is also an award-winning scholar and has presented internationally on art therapy practice, policy, and research. Dr. Betts’ most recent publication is a book co-authored with Dr. Sarah Deaver, Art Therapy Research: A Practical Guide. Website:


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