Dr. Geoffrey Thompson

Easern Virginia Medical school

Geoffrey Thompson, MFA, MA, ATR-BC, LCAT is creative art therapist and works at Maimonides Medical Center in NYC, in acute inpatient and outpatient psychiatry. He is a professional artist who regularly exhibits his work. He has given numerous lectures and presentations, and his paper on Artistic Sensibility was recently published. In addition Geoff founded Gallery 1236 at Maimonides and serves on the editorial board of Art Therapy: The Journal of the American Art Therapy Association. He is the chair of the American Art Therapy Association’s Art Committee. Geoff is a Ph.D candidate in Human Science at Saybrook University in California.


  • 2014 - current

    Easern Virginia Medical school

  • 2001 - 2013

    Winthorp University Hospital

    My clinical work involves acute Inpatient and several long-term outpatient departments for the severely mentally ill.


  • 2010 - 2015

    Robert McAndrews PhD, Winthorp University Hospital, Brooklyn

    Human Sciences

  • 2004 - 2006

    Margaret Blanchard PhD, University of Vermont, Montpelier


  • 1986 - 1989

    Robert Swain, Winthorp University Hospital, New York

    Fine Art

  • 1975 - 1978

    Michael Williams, King's College London School of Medicine, London

    Fine Art

  • 2010 – 2014

    Robert McAndrews PhD, Saybrook University, San Francisco

    Human Science