PAMELA M. HAYES, MFT, ATR-BC, is an artist and a registered and board certified Art Therapist. She is licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist and is currently in private practice in Los Angeles, California. Ms. Hayes developed the art therapy program at the Rhode Island School of Design – Continuing Education. She is currently an adjunct professor for The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. For the past 20 years, Ms. Hayes has worked in numerous psychiatric settings with a variety of clients. Her clinical focus includes families, couples, adults, and children struggling with mood and anxiety disorders, addictions, eating disorders, and abuse.
Ms. Hayes has an undergraduate degree in Fine Arts from Parsons School of Design in New York City and a graduate degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and Art Therapy from Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont, California. She is the author of several books and DVDs on Art Therapy and produces a monthly video podcast, available free on iTunes and YouTube, titled "3 Minute Art Therapy."