Carrie Tamutus, LPAT, ATR-BC
Art Therapist at the Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital
at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
Carrie earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Moore College of Art and Design in Philadelphia where she studied graphic design, painting, and art history. After graduating from Moore, she earned her Master’s Degree in Art Therapy from Cedar Crest College in Allentown, PA. Carrie spent the early part of her career working in education and brings over 15-years of experience advocating for children to the field of Art Therapy.
In 2012, Carrie became the Executive Director of the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley where she established supportive Expressive Arts programming for children and their families facing childhood cancer.
Carrie has also worked as an Art Therapist at a public Waldorf Methods Charter School where she provided developmentally appropriate Art Therapy sessions to children while encouraging students to express themselves based on the hand, heart, and mind philosophies, developed by Rudolf Steiner.
As Art Therapist at Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, Carrie provides private Art Therapy sessions as well as group therapy to children, and their families, in all units of the hospital.