About the Book
Healing Depression with Art Therapy by
Artist and Peer Recovery Specialist Andrew Todd Shachat
This book explores the healing potential of Art Therapy for persons struggling with Depression and other Mood Disorders. The book utilizes examples of the artists own work; starting with drawings created during in -patient hospitalization for Major Depression and continuing through four years of Recovery.
born 1960, New Jersey studied art in New York City at Parsons School of Design and School of Visual Arts. Internationally published editorial and children's book illustrator. My artwork is many private collections. I currently live and work in Santa Cruz, California.