Research Presentation and Book Signing

July 7, 2014
I will be in San Antonio, Texas this week at the AATA conference; Thursday (July 10) I will present the results of my most recent study.  I hope to meet you there!

Have you applied anything from the book yet?

March 7, 2012
I would love to hear about your experiences if you have used any of the projects described in the book so far! 

I have an upcoming group workshop scheduled for April 28, 2012:  Emotional Loss and Healing Shawls for griefwork.  It will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Call 715-834-0690 to reserve a place.

If you are interested in attending a workshop in the future, stay tuned.  My Summer calendar will be posted soon.  I can alway...
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Textile and Mood Study 2 is Ready to Go!

December 7, 2010
December 6, 2010

Hello.  Thank you for your interest!  You can find the link to the new study under "Research" on this web site, or go to my web page at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, Psychology Department.  Let me know right away if you have any problems with completing it, or concerns about the study.  Sometimes the first people to complete the survey find a few things wrong that I can correct!


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Findings for Textiles, Mood and Mental Health Study

October 31, 2010
You can find a link to the brief version of the research carried out in November, 2009 to February, 2010 (see Research tab). The full study will be published in Art Therapy early in 2011.  Please blog if you have questions or comments.


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About Me

Ann Dee Futterman-Collier I am a clinical psychologist (UCLA, 1990), fiber artist, mother of 3 Irish triplet girls, wife, daughter, and a perpetually curious scholar.