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    • A Mindful Way to Heal: Discussing Efficacy of Mindfulness Based Expressive Arts Therapies in Treating Trauma Affected Adults 

      Folz, Amber (2018-01-09)
      The purpose of this paper is to analyze the efficacy of mindfulness based expressive arts therapies in treating trauma affected adults. I will explore the notion of mindfulness and its many benefits separately as well as ...
    • The Power of Art Therapy and The Mind of Dementia 

      Hodgkinson, Calla J. (2017-12-19)
      This paper explores the multiple dimensions of the disease dementia. It is also an exploration of how art therapy is useful and beneficial in treating the psychological and psychosocial needs of people living with one form ...
    • The McNair Scholars Journal, 2017 

      Semanko, Reggie L.; Milbradt, Nataly A.; Cabak, Jenessa I.; Jensen, Jade; Pitts, Gregory; Lee, David; Robinson, D’Andre; Nelson, Chantele; Bennett, Amber J.; Hammer, Alexandria; Kindstrand, Adelia (University of Wisconsin-Superior, 2017)
      The McNair Program at the University of Wisconsin-Superior prepares income eligible, first generation college students and students from groups underrepresented in graduate education for doctoral study. It is a nationwide ...
    • The Joys and Surprises of Telling Your Life Story 

      Kunz, John A. (University of Wisconsin Board of Regents, 2002)
      Designed to inspire older adults to tell their life stories informally, in writing, on video or in public performance. Introduces the idea of working with a life story professional and offers guidelines for choosing one. ...
    • Healing for Adolescents: An Art-based Approach to Coping with Trauma 

      Vaughan, Rebecca (2017-05-10)
      The purpose of this paper was to determine whether art therapy groups for middle school students dealing with trauma was beneficial or not. The students were given different materials and a different intervention each ...
    • How Art Therapy Can Assist College Students from Diverse Backgrounds in Overcoming Cultural Differences 

      Kim, Narae (2017-05-10)
      The opportunity for international students on university campuses to participate in art therapy is a beneficial student service. Through art therapy interventions, students may gain pride and confidence in their academics ...
    • The Nemadji Review, Volume 6 

      Wong, Jade; Koch, Emily; Greenwood, Leah; Strait, Micaela; Brunner, Hannah; Anderson, Amy; Adams, Robert; Maxwell, Joseph; Hafemeyer, Bryant; Wilken, Phillip; Smuda, Jacob; Sande, Kourtney; Greenwood, Kelci; Terway, Josh; France, Melissa; King, Faith; Johnson, Gavin; Hermans, Chad; Thompson, Justin; Audette, Auriana; McGarvey, Megan; Slattery, Patrick (University of Wisconsin-Superior, 2017)
      Volume 6 of The Nemadji Review. Includes poetry, short fiction, creative non-fiction, and drama.
    • The McNair Scholars Journal, 2016 

      Laroche-Theune, Trevor; Scott, Brandon; Rogers, L.S.; Hill-Dant, Asia S.; Neba, Marianne; Soto, Ernesto; LaVoie, Jodi; Banda, Nyanyika; Irungu, Valentine; Rose, Emily; Honness, Brian (University of Wisconsin-SuperiorUniversity of Wisconsin-Superior, 2016)
      The McNair Program at the University of Wisconsin-Superior prepares income eligible, first generation college students and students from groups underrepresented in graduate education for doctoral study. It is a nationwide ...
    • The McNair Scholars Journal, 2008 

      Sullivan, Michael; Van Dyke, Britney; Lutmer, Nina; Hooker, Stephanie; Wiggins, Jacky; Schlender, Jason; Gervais, Justin; Ojanen, Joseph (University of Wisconsin-Superior, 2008)
      The McNair Program at the University of Wisconsin-Superior prepares income eligible, first generation college students and students from groups underrepresented in graduate education for doctoral study. It is a nationwide ...
    • Art Therapy Considerations for Transgender Youth and Young Adults 

      Trussoni, Adam R. (2016-12-22)
      Social stigmas, being shunned by family and friends, violence, and sexual abuse are some of the hardships that transgender youth may face. The complex nature of being a transgender person almost inevitably creates emotional, ...
    • Shedding Internalized Shame and Guilt: The Use of Art Therapy in Substance Use and Mental Health Treatment Programs 

      Raasch, Nora C. (2016-12-22)
      Drug and alcohol abuse has become a costly epidemic in society. Helping those who suffer from addiction requires proper treatment and care. Addiction is defined as compulsive alcohol and drug seeking despite negative ...
    • The Role of Art Therapy for Adults with Cognitive and Physical Disabilities 

      Lindholm, Nikki M. (2016-12-22)
      The following research explores art therapy and how it is beneficial to persons living with disabilities on a day-to-day basis, whereas another type of therapy may not be so rewarding to them. A brief background of how art ...
    • Scaffolded Silent Reading: More Effective than Sustained Silent Reading? 

      Proepper, Elizabeth (2016-12-20)
      The purpose of this study was to measure the effect of Scaffolded Silent Reading on third grade students’ reading comprehension and fluency. During Scaffolded Silent Reading participants read independently and silently ...
    • The Value of African American Poetry in Community Settings 

      Jenkins, Treasure Ann (2016-12-20)
      This research study presents the perspectives of nine residents of Duluth, MN and Superior, WI (the "Twin Ports"), upon the reading of African American poetry. The study attempts to assess the importance of exposure to ...
    • Using Performance Assessments to Increase Motivation in the Foreign Language Classroom at the High School Level 

      Dioses Waletzko, Doris (2016-11-28)
      This work describes the importance of Integrated Performance Assessments in the foreign language field can promote changes in the learning and teaching of a foreign language. But new practices can be slow to implement due ...
    • Parent Awareness of Transition Services for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder 

      Peterson, John (2016-06-23)
      The following study was conducted to determine parent’s knowledge of transition services available to their children served under the category of Autism Spectrum Disorder. The study showed that the majority of parents from ...
    • Understanding Scientific Inquiry: A Study of Seventh Grade Students 

      Moore, Leah Christine (2016-06-07)
      Increasingly, there have been calls for science educators to teach science through scientific inquiry as research has shown that students who learn via scientific inquiry better understand how to practice science as well ...
    • Learning Empathy Online versus Face-to-Face 

      Livingston-Matherly, Danna (2016-06-06)
      Online learning is used in multiple fields of study. Having the ability to take classes online and having the flexibility to learn at a student’s own convenience is one of the rewards of learning online. Some subjects may ...
    • What Words Cannot Say: The Power of Art and Play in Children?s Expression and Mental Health 

      Portner, Boston M (2016-05)
      Helping children foster therapeutic change requires tools that effectively address a child?s developmental needs. Through a review of child development theories and the neuroscience of brain development, it becomes clear ...
    • The Nemadji Review, Volume 5 

      Greenwood, Leah; Villiard, Moira; Lynch, Seth; Strand, Adam; Van Veen, Stacy; James, Crysta; Taft, Jamie; Wolf, Samantha; Still, Keegan; Schneiderhan, Felicia; Treptow, Emily; Knutson, Jillian; Burm, Taylor; Wargin, Sarah; Smuda, Jacob; Sande, Kourtney; Greenwood, Kelci; Tromblay, David; Timm, Kenneth; Schadewald, Wade; Terway, Josh; Brown, Danika; King, Faith (2016)
      Volume 5 of The Nemadji Review. Includes poetry, short fiction, creative non-fiction, and drama.