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Nicklaus Children’s Hospital has several outpatient and urgent care centers throughout South Florida, including on-demand, virtual care.
Walk-in urgent care with no appointment needed.
Serving as your child's primary doctor's office.
Pediatric specialty consultations available closer to home.
A full range of comprehensive services all under one roof.
Connect with providers from the comfort of your own home.
With over 700 pediatric physicians on staff, we’re dedicated to helping you connect with the right specialist for your needs.
We have expertise in treating children and educating families on hundreds of different conditions.
We use cutting-edge, specialized treatments and procedures to ensure the best care for your child.
Also known as: expressive arts therapies, art therapies.
Creative arts therapies refers to the use of art, music, dance, drama or other creative arts as a form of psychotherapy. It can be useful as a form of counseling, psychotherapy and rehabilitation.
What happens during the procedure?
The actual treatment will vary based on the nature of the condition and the specific therapy that is selected. The treatment is always guided by a trained specialist, who will guide the patient in some form of artistic endeavor in order to help him or her develop an outlet for emotions and increase coping with diagnosis/treatment.
Is any special preparation needed?
No special preparation is needed.
What are the risk factors?
There are no risk factors related to creative arts therapy.
Reviewed by: Diane Morales, MS, CCLS
This page was last updated on: June 21, 2019 12:41 AM
Date: Saturday, July 25, 2020
Camp U.O.T.S. is an annual weeklong, overnight camp for children with cancer and blood disorders who are treated at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.