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Patriots Paint


Patriots Paint

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Location: Lake Washington Institute of Technology
11605 132nd Avenue NE, East 131 (Vet Center)
Kirkland, WA 98034

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From: April 10, 2017 at 10:00am to: 4:00pm

Trainer(s): Conference Speakers & Presenters

Details: Our VetCorps Navigator, Rachel Hayes, will be leading us in a day of painting! This event is a drop-in event. Feel free to come anytime between 10am and 4pm. Research indicates that Veterans who participate in art therapy practices find ongoing mutual support, learn to understand and cope with symptoms, enhance their strengths and abilities to reenter their communities, and improve their outlook on life. Veterans have reported emotional relief by expressing feelings through creating artwork in a therapeutic relationship. Participation in art practices has been found to help Veterans capitalize on their strengths of courage and pride.

Open to all Veterans and their families.

Objectives:

  • Participate in the creation of art.

Cost: Free!