NATIONALLY REGISTERED AND BOARD CERTIFIED ART THERAPIST
NEW YORK STATE LICENSED CREATIVE ART THERAPIST
LGBT CULTURAL COMPETENCY TRAINER AND EDUCATOR
Benjamin Davis, ATR-BC, LCAT © 2014
Benjamin Davis, MA, ATR-BC, LCAT is an art therapist and educator who has been training mental healthcare professionals about LGBT cultural competency issues since 2006. He has presented in hospital, academic, and agency settings internationally. Benjamin has collaborated with The Center’s Gender Identity Project, the New York Department of Health, CUNY School of Public Health, the National LGBT Task Force, and the Ackerman institute for the Family's Gender and Family Project. He has served on the board of directors for the National LGBTQ Cancer Network, the advisory board for the Lesbian Cancer Initiative, and the Callen Lorde Community Health Center's Health Outreach to Teens Community Advisory Board.
Benjamin has worked with youth, adolescent, adult and geriatric clients in a broad range of clinical settings, including medical and psychiatric inpatient programs, outpatient treatment centers, residential treatment facilities and psychosocial clubhouses. In individual and group therapies Benjamin partners with clients to create space to regain agency and empower healing. He is currently available for private psychotherapy, group and individual cultural competency training, seminars and consulting.