Health Tip: Employing Art Therapy
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It may help people with physical and mental challenges
By Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Art therapy uses creative means to help express emotions and deal with mental and physical challenges.
The American Cancer Society says art therapy may be considered for:
- Bone marrow transplants.
- Eating disorders.
- Various physical disabilities.
- Emotional impairments in children.
- Substance addiction.
- Chronic illness.
- Sexual abuse in young adulthood or childhood.
- Caregiving for a loved one with cancer.
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