Yoga Therapy & Art Therapy


I am Professor / Director of Graduate Art Therapy at Nazareth College of Rochester. I have had over thirty-five years of experience with myriad patient populations and am a registered art therapist, yoga teacher and yoga therapist. I have authored  numerous articles, book chapters and the following books: Spiritual Art Therapy: An Alternate Path; A Leap of Faith: The Call to Art; Art Therapy As Witness: A Sacred Guide; Visually Speaking: Art Therapy and the Deaf, The Art Therapists’ Primer: A Clinical Guide to Writing Assessments, Diagnosis and Treatment  (2nd edition), Digital Image Transfer: Creating Art with Your Photography, and co-editor of Yoga Therapy: Theory and Practice. I am past President Elect of the American Art Therapy Association (AATA) and past Media Editor for the Society for the Arts in Healthcare journal, Arts and Health: Research, Policy and Practice. I offer workshops, lectures and professional trainings in art therapy and yoga therapy. I also offer art therapy and yoga therapy through the Creative Arts Therapy Department clinic at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY and am in private practice. More information can be found at

Theraputic Focus

Yoga Therapy, Yoga for Stroke recovery, Yoga for PTSD, Yoga for People with Disability, Yoga for Mental Health, Yoga for Depression, Yoga for Cancer, Yoga for Anxiety, Yoga for Addiction



2 Canalside Drive
Contact Person (if Yoga Studio):

Dr. Ellen G. Horovitz