HEAL + CREATE + BUILD
Get connected, and let's grow together.
At Creativity Connect, the expressive arts are the tools used for healing, self-discovery and to enhance our everyday lives. Our mission is to increase the understanding of mental health through the creative arts. Healing, creating, and building a dialogue of prevention and creative solutions between children, adolescents, and university students.
1 in 5 U.S. children ages 3–17
Has a mental, emotional, behavioral, or developmental disorder.
20 million +
of our nation’s young people can currently be diagnosed with a mental health disorder
Young adults age 18 to 25
in the U.S have the highest rate of experiencing any mental health concerns (30.6%).
What do we do?
We empower individuals to utilize the creative arts to explore and learn about mental health issues. We provoke important discussions through our
Creative arts workshops
With our artistic team and creative arts therapists. All to create a call-to-action plan and generate a dynamic interest in the topics through the arts.
We specialize in the following populations:
We believe in the power of the arts
Why use the arts as tools?
The expressive arts allow us to express things on deeper, more authentic levels than words alone.
They provoke important discussions.
They engage in a novel, fun and dynamic way.
Creativity and artmaking are innately healing.
Arts allow us to connect with our inner self and our greater community.
Arts help us express more authentically complicated topics.
Who we are?
We are a collection of passionate mental health professionals, creative arts therapists, and artists dedicated to raising awareness of mental health issues through the creative arts.