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 Associationâ€™s Art Committee. Geoff is a Ph.D candidate in Human Science at Saybrook University in California.