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AHA! A House for Arts

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Aired: 2018-10-170:30Rating: NR

Learn how art therapy plays a role in helping patients better understand their addiction.

As the opioid crisis continues to make headlines across the country, we’re constantly reminded of the damaging and ultimately life-threatening effects of addiction. Take a trip to St. Peter’s Addiction and Recovery Center in Guilderland, NY to learn how art therapy can play a role in helping patients better understand themselves and their addiction.

See how Tina Drakulich turned her son’s army uniform into something symbolic of his life.

Artist Brett McDanel turns metal into sculptures that exude life and emotion.

Learn how the music of singer-songwriter Alanis Morisette is striking a chord with a new generation, after the premiere of a new musical.

Underwriting Provided By

And contributors to the WMHT Venture Fund including Chet and Karen Opalka and Robert & Doris Fischer Malesardi, and The Robison Family Foundation.

Local Places and Artists Featured on AHA! A House for Arts