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Art Therapy Exercise #15

The goal of this project is to explore the patient’s values and increase self-awareness of them, which can help them create or improve relationships with others.

  • Discuss the person in the picture
  • Talk about the traits that the person possess and why the patient feels those traits are positive
  • Encourage the patient to talk about people they like and admire and the traits those people have
  • Have the patient list and discuss their own positive traits


Have the patient draw a picture of a person with a halo above their head or angel wings.

Tools and Materials You Will Need For This Art Therapy Exercise

  • Drawing paper
  • Paints
  • Markers
  • Crayons
  • Color pencils