Memberships:

  • American Art Therapy Association
  • New Jersey Art Therapy Association


Exhibitions, Work with Organizations: 


  • Presenter at the Newark Arts Museum Crafter's Fair
  • Presenter at the NJWAN Conference

  • Participant in local arts festival to benefit Haiti
  • Presenter at the Art Educators of New Jersey Conference
  • Participated in group shows as part of “The June Bug Arts Festivals” and The Edison Art Society in Metuchen Borough Hall, The Westerhoff School of Music & Art, and The Raritan Center.
  • Facilitator in The Parent and Child Family Peace Day Celebration, Conerly Road School, New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Exhibitor at the Body & Soul Health Expo, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Metuchen, NJ.
  • Arranged and hung “outsider art” show in Dance Space, Soho, New York
May 2001: article published in POZ Magazine
  • December 2001: solo art show in Dance Space, Soho, New York
  • Work of one of my patients published in, “Childhood Revealed”, Edited by Harold S. Koplewicz & Robin F. Goodman.


Who is Ellis Eisner?

Ellis Eisner is a professional Art Therapist who has been working in the field since January of 2000. She holds the degrees of: Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Rutgers University, where she graduated with highest honors in 1996, and Master of Arts, (MA) in Art Therapy from New York University, from which she graduated in 1999.

What certifications has Ellis earned?
Ellis is a Registered, Board Certified Art Therapist (ATR-BC) and is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT). 

Where has Ellis worked?
Since 2009 Ellis has worked as Recreation Director for Project Renewal in New York City, an agency that serves the homeless and formerly homeless of New York. 

From 2000-2008 she performed case work,  and individual and group therapy for Catholic Charities, with adults with mental illness. 

Ellis also works with children and adults in private practice. 

Where has Ellis interned?
Ellis has performed internships in Mount Sinai Medical Center, NYC, and in Housing Works, NYC.